Over 21,000 Drug Convictions To Be Vacated By Massachusetts Supreme Court — We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident

On April 19, 2017, The Innocence Project reports: “This morning, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court announced that it will vacate 21,587 drug conviction cases. This is the largest dismissal of wrongful convictions in U.S. history. The decision was made in response to a massive drug-testing scandal involving Annie Dookhan—a former chemist for the Hinton State […]

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