Rollins asks SJC to vacate 64 guilty pleas

Says cases show danger of mandatory minimum sentences

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE SUFFOLK COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY Rachael Rollins asked the state’s highest court Monday to vacate guilty pleas for 64 defendants who were not provided exculpatory evidence in drug cases. Based on a review her office conducted, Rollins wrote in a Monday filing with the Supreme Judicial Court that the individuals pleaded guilty before workers(...)

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