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“Armed Career Criminal” Released Early In Lab Scandal Case: “I Love That Lady”

A Massachusetts man released from prison early because of a drug-testing lab scandal declared his gratitude toward the chemist allegedly responsible for his freedom after he was rearrested for having a stolen handgun.


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Drug Lab Chemist Pleads Not Guilty

A former Massachusetts drug lab chemist at the center of a scandal that threatens to unravel thousands of criminal cases pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges including perjury and evidence tampering.