January 7, 2011
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Brushing aside pleas for mercy, a federal judge sentenced former state Senator Dianne Wilkerson yesterday to 3 1/2 years in prison for taking $23,500 in bribes, saying too many Massachusetts politicians engage in political corruption without fear of serious consequences. (By Jonathan Saltzman, Globe Staff)
Governor Deval Patrick called on Massachusetts residents and their leaders yesterday to emulate sacrifices by previous generations and make the tough decisions necessary to leave the state in better shape for their children. (By Frank Phillips and Noah Bierman, Globe Staff)
A group of Republican lawmakers demanded the repeal of the financial regulatory law coauthored by Representative Barney Frank yesterday, saying the measure is hurting the economy. (By Donovan Slack, Globe Staff)
Dozens of police chiefs from across the state and several state senators increased the pressure on the state Parole Board yesterday, as anger mounted over a freed criminal who shot and killed a Woburn police officer during a blizzard the day after Christmas. (By Travis Andersen and Noah Bierman, Globe Staff)
After many years of water quality testing, Malibu Beach in Dorchester has been deemed "conditionally restricted," or clean enough for master clam diggers to ply their trade. (By Erin Ailworth, Globe Staff)
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