SJC refuses to dismiss Patrick whistleblower case

Case of former chief of sex offender board can move forward

THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT on Tuesday refused to dismiss a whistleblower case filed against the state after former governor Deval Patrick fired a subordinate who questioned a hearing officer’s decision allowing his brother-in-law to reside in Massachusetts without registering as a sex offender. Patrick is not a party to the lawsuit (a defamation suit against(...)

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