- 3rd Massachusetts justice in 1 week announces retirement Updated: Feb-10-16 2:03 pm
BOSTON - Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court justice Fernande Duffly said Wednesday she would retire in July, making her the third member of the state's highest court in the past week to announce plans to leave the bench and providing Gov. Charlie Baker a rare chance to shape the court's long-term future.
- Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights Updated: Feb-06-16 8:13 am
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms:
- Justice Robert Cordy of state's high court to retire Updated: Feb-03-16 4:47 pm
BOSTON - Robert Cordy, an associate justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court since 2001, announced Wednesday he would retire in August, giving Republican Gov. Charlie Baker the opportunity to make his first nomination to the state's highest court.
- Report: With hydro, state on track to meet pollution goals Updated: Jan-19-16 4:57 pm
BOSTON - The state is on track to meet its ambitious goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, Gov. Charlie Baker's administration said Tuesday while cautioning that success may hinge on legislative approval of a plan to import more Canadian hydropower.