Sex offenders' $1.2M tab

Sex offenders' $1.2M tab

Boston : MA : USA | Feb 24, 2013 at 10:17 PM PST
Source: Boston Herald
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The state's most dangerous sex predators ran up a $1.2 million taxpayer-funded legal tab last year by quietly using an obscure provision in state law that lets them hire public defenders to go behind closed doors and argue to keep their identities and whereabouts secret, a Herald review found. FULL ARTICLE AT Boston Herald
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