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State Drug Lab Scandal

Annie Dookhan outside Roxbury District Court Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo courtesy: AP-WBZ-TV)

Boston Residents Set To Meet To Discuss State Drug Lab Scandal Fallout

Dozens of people are set to gather for a town hall meeting in Boston to hear civil rights activists, criminal justice advocates and attorneys discuss the impact of the state drug lab scandal that could lead to the release of hundreds of prisoners.

10/20/2012

Annie Dookhan outside Roxbury District Court Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo courtesy: AP-WBZ-TV)

Prosecutor Quits After Reported Contact By Chemist In Drug Lab Scandal

The chemist at the center of a scandal at the now-closed state drug lab reportedly had an unauthorized correspondence with a prosecutor whose evidence she analyzed.

10/17/2012

Annie Dookhan (file image)

Those Who Knew Dookhan ‘Shocked’ By State Drug Lab Scandal

As a girl and young woman, Annie Dookhan was quiet, unassuming, not one to wear makeup. She was charming but stood out more for her dedication to her studies, and by all accounts appeared headed for success.

10/13/2012

Annie Dookhan outside Roxbury District Court Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo courtesy: AP-WBZ-TV)

Chemist In Drug Lab Scandal Refuses To Testify In Drug Case

The chemist at the center of the state drug lab scandal refused to testify in a drug case against a Boston man Wednesday.

10/10/2012

William Hinton State Lab in Jamaica Plain

Mass. Court Session Over Drug Lab Cases Marred By Confusion

Confusion marred the first special court session to handle criminal cases being challenged because of the alleged mishandling of drug samples by a Massachusetts chemist.

10/05/2012

Marcus Pixley (Photo courtesy: Quincy Police)

Convict Freed In State Drug Lab Scandal Arrested Again

A convicted rapist, released because of the state drug lab scandal, is no longer on the run.

10/05/2012

Marcus Pixley. (Photo courtesy: Suffolk County D.A.)

Convicted Rapist Freed In State Drug Lab Scandal Now A Fugitive

A convicted rapist, released because of the state drug lab scandal, may be on the run.

10/04/2012

William Hinton State Lab in Jamaica Plain

Patrick Expects Criminal Charges In State Drug Lab Scandal

Gov. Deval Patrick says he expects criminal charges will be brought in an investigation of misconduct by a state lab chemist.

09/27/2012

Annie Dookhan refuses to answer questions from WBZ-TV's Beth Germano on Sept. 12, 2012.

AG Report: Drug Lab Chemist Admits To Tampering, ‘I Screwed Up Big Time’

The chemist at the center of the state drug lab scandal reportedly told State Police investigators that “I messed up. I messed up bad. It’s my fault.”

09/26/2012

Annie Dookhan refuses to answer questions from WBZ-TV's Beth Germano on Sept. 12, 2012.

UMass: Chemist In State Drug Lab Scandal Did Not Earn Master’s

University of Massachusetts officials say they have no record of Annie Dookhan receiving an advanced degree or taking graduate courses there.

09/25/2012

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