Ex-Lawrence Official Gets 18-Month Jail Sentence For CorruptionThe former chief of staff to the ex-mayor of Lawrence has been sentenced to 18 months in jail for corruption.
Feds Indict Former Chelsea Housing Authority Head, 2 OthersA former Chelsea Housing Authority director serving a prison sentence for corruption has been indicted with two others for allegedly conspiring to rig federal public housing inspections.
Months Later, Still No Resolution On Cahill RetrialTwo months after a judge declared a mistrial in a corruption case against former Massachusetts Treasurer Tim Cahill, prosecutors and Cahill's lawyers have not reached an agreement on resolving the case short of another trial.
Sal DiMasi Appeals Corruption ConvictionAn attorney for former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi has asked a federal appeals court to overturn DiMasi's corruption conviction.
PerspectiveAs we approach the end of a tumultuous calendar year, I’m thankful.
Prosecutors Finish Case Against Ex-Mass. TreasurerFormer Treasurer Tim Cahill is expected to take the stand in his own defense as early as Thursday.
Opinion: Scandals Outweigh Obama’s Reelection In ChicagoIt’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.
Opening Statements Begin In Tim Cahill Corruption Trial A prosecutor has described former Massachusetts Treasurer Tim Cahill as someone who schemed to "reach into the pocket" of the state lottery to boost his sagging 2010 gubernatorial campaign.
Tim Cahill Heads To Trial In Lottery Corruption CaseCahill is accused of airing taxpayer-funded ads for the state lottery as a means of promoting his 2010 independent campaign for governor.
Cahill Seeks To Dismiss Charges In Corruption CaseA hearing on a motion to dismiss public corruption charges against former Massachusetts Treasurer Timothy Cahill has been postponed.
Former Speaker DiMasi Stripped Of PensionThe Massachusetts Retirement Board has revoked former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi's $60,142 annual state pension.