NBC10 paid Facebook to push a story about Michelle Kosilek framed to incite a nasty group bashing of her. Their post received 550+ responses ranging from calls for murder to offers to mutilate Kosilek to save taxpayers from having to pay for the surgery.
Our records show that the same type of overtime abuse that caused the current Mass State Police overtime scandal occurred back in 2007.
Boston College has hired William Evans weeks after his department came under scrutiny for allegedly giving a Boston Public Schools student’s information to ICE. The information was used against the student in a deportation hearing and the student was deported.
News Notes is going to be a less formal posting ground than the major investigative articles that Critical MA produces.
Critical Mass produces investigative reports primarily on issues of transparency and accountability in government in Massachusetts.