The sweeping plan would make it harder both to prescribe certain opiates, and to deny treatment to addicts.
The leaders of the Massachusetts House and Senate are calling for the head of the state’s Department of Children and Families to resign.
The House committee which was preparing the bill missed a deadline by one day. And now the Senate won’t grant an extension.
Updated at 1:14 p.m. The bill came one day after the state Supreme Judicial Court ruled that a man who took cellphone photos up the skirts of women riding the Boston subway did not violate the law.
The Supreme Judicial Court on Wednesday dismissed the state’s case against Michael Robertson, who was accused of using his cell phone to take upskirt photographs of women on the MBTA’s Green Line.
In a hasty joint meeting of the state legislature Wednesday, a proposal that would amend the Massachusetts constitution to allow early voting and unrestricted absentee ballots in the state inched f
Leaders in the Massachusetts Senate are proposing a bill designed to shore-up the state’s water and sewer infrastructure.
Amherst Democrat Stanley Rosenberg said Wednesday he has enough support to become the next president of the Massachusetts Senate.
Massachusetts state senators are maneuvering to become the next Senate president.