Massachusetts to Throw Out 21,000 Drug Convictions After State Chemist Tampers Evidence for Nine Years

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Massachusetts to Throw Out 21,000 Drug Convictions After State Chemist Tampers Evidence for Nine Years

In what may be the single largest dismissal of wrongful convictions in US history, Massachusetts prosecutors announced Tuesday they would throw out 21,587 criminal drug cases. The cases were all prosecuted based on evidence or testimony supplied by a former state chemist who admitted to faking tests and identifying evidence as illegal narcotics without even […]

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