The Great Barrington facility for boys and young men with emotional disabilities was shuttered last spring amid allegations of physical and emotional abuse of students.
Evan Dobelle will pay the state $185,000 to settle the suit, according to the Springfield Republican newspaper. Last summer, the attorney general’s office alleged that Dobelle misspent nearly $100,000 of Westfield State’s money.
A judge shut down the city’s BID last week, ruling that the organization was created in violation of a state law
A company invested in the proposed Mohegan Sun casino project in Palmer, Massachusetts has filed a suit against Peter Picknelly, the owner of Springfield-based Peter Pan Bus Lines.
The wife and mother of two men killed in a 2009 fire in Northampton, Massachusetts has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against alleged arsonist Anthony Baye.