Category: MetroWest Daily News

Hundreds of OUI cases on hold as defendants challenge breath tests

MetroWest Daily News David Rossman, School of Law Hundreds of drunk driving cases in Massachusetts are temporarily on hold as a judge prepares to rule on whether evidence produced by alcohol breath-testing devices used across the state is scientifically sound… Expert quote: “The judge is going to determine whether the possibility of an error is […]

In Concord,Thoreau’s notes evidence of climate change

MetroWest Daily News Richard Primack, College of Arts & Sciences After his walks, Henry David Thoreau recorded the dates garlic mustard, pink lady slippers and dozens of local flowers bloomed, never imagining a Boston scientist would use his observations 150 years later to prove spring is now arriving earlier with dramatic environmental consequences… View full […]