Suffolk Superior Court
Opening statements in the retrial of a Boston man charged with killing three adults and a toddler in the city’s Mattapan neighborhood two years ago are getting under way.
Special court sessions are scheduled for next week to hear a flood of legal challenges by drug defendants in the wake of a scandal at a Massachusetts drug-testing lab.
A murder trial in Boston has been delayed after two of the potential witnesses were stabbed.
A Hamilton family has been awarded a $7M judgment that determined a doctor and a nurse at Beth Israel were negligent in the death of their premature daughter.
A Boston man has pleaded guilty to multiple rape charges in a case in which prosecutors brought a so-called “John Doe” indictment and another man spent 12 years in prison before being cleared.
The former director of Revere’s public library has been indicted on charges of embezzling more than $200,000 from the city.
A jury has awarded $71 million in damages to the estate and son of a Boston woman who died of lung cancer, ruling in a lawsuit that accused Lorillard Tobacco Co. of trying to entice black children to become smokers by handing out free samples in urban neighborhoods.
A big tobacco company is being sued by the family of a Roxbury woman, who claims she died because of free cigarettes.