Another Victory for the ‘Making a Murderer’ Subject Brendan Dassey

By SOPAN DEB June 22, 2017 Brendan Dassey, a subject of the Netflix documentary series “Making a Murderer,” won a major court victory on Thursday, as a federal appeals court upheld an earlier ruling by a federal judge overturning his conviction....

Chemist’s Misconduct Is Likely to Void 20,000 Massachusetts Drug Cases

By JESS BIDGOOD April 18, 2017 BOSTON — About 20,000 drug cases tied to a disgraced former state chemist appear headed for dismissal, lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union and public defenders said Tuesday as they combed through legal filings...