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MA State Chemist Sentenced to 3-5 Years for Mishandling Drug Evidence

A former Massachusetts state chemist who mishandled drug evidence in criminal cases pleaded guilty last week and was given a sentence of three to five years in prison. Annie Dookhan, whose actions threw Massachusetts’ criminal justice system into disarray, quietly pleaded guilty in Suffolk County Superior Court Dookhan falsified drug tests to try to look… Read More »