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Criminal fine laws to be reviewed

Big Dig company faces small penalty

Eugene L. O'Flaherty says the penalty laws date to 1920. Eugene L. O'Flaherty says the penalty laws date to 1920.
By Javier C. Hernandez
Globe Correspondent / August 10, 2007

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Massachusetts legislators plan to review the state's criminal penalties next month, including the law that allowed for only a $1,000 fine against a Big Dig contractor charged in the death of a Jamaica Plain woman. (Full article: 518 words)

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