Tag Archives: Ware Report

Defense: Lawmakers granted immunity in probation probe

The Boston Herald is reporting, that John O’Brien’s defense team contends, multiple lawmakers were given immunity during the grand jury investigation into the Probation Hiring scandal. “Prosecutors have granted immunity … to a countless number of people of who made recommendations,” Sinnis said, later adding that that included “legislators.” O’Brien, along with two of his former top lieutenants, is…

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Contest: #MAPOLI Indictment Bingo

As the legislative session winds down, and the ghost of Probation Department indictments haunt the halls of the State House, Red Mass Group is pleased to launch a contest.  #MAPOLI indcitment bingo.   Here’s how to play: Step 1) Download the PDF embedded below Step 2) Write the names of up to 24 #mapoli politicians you think may be indicted…

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Murphy Calls Probation Probe the ‘Elephant In The Living Room’

By Kyle Cheney

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, DEC. 13, 2011…..Law enforcement probes into legislatively-driven patronage in the probation department could lead to conclusions that will require changes in the Massachusetts House, according to Rep. Charles Murphy, the Burlington Democrat ousted from his leadership post last week by Speaker Robert DeLeo. Murphy, who aspires to succeed DeLeo when…

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