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Feds drop case against judge charged in immigrant’s escape

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Federal prosecutors have agreed to dismiss charges against a Massachusetts judge accused of helping a man who was living in the U.S. illegally evade an immigration enforcement agent, officials said Thursday. The judge will refer herself to a state commission tasked with investigating judicial misconduct.
Feds drop case against judge charged in immigrant’s escape
10 days ago·Newton, United States

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U.S. drops charges against Massachusetts judge in immigration arrest case

U.S. prosecutors on Thursday said they reached an agreement to drop criminal charges filed during the Trump administration against a Massachusetts judge accused of impeding a federal immigration arrest of a defendant in her courtroom.

10 days ago·United Kingdom
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Feds drop case against judge charged in immigrant's escape

Federal prosecutors have agreed to dismiss charges against a Massachusetts judge accused of helping a man who was living in the U.S. illegally evade an immigration enforcement agent

10 days ago·United States
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Feds drop case against judge charged in immigrant's escape

Federal prosecutors have agreed to dismiss charges against a Massachusetts judge accused of helping a man who was living in the U.S. illegally evade an immigration enforcement agent. Prosecutors moved

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U.S. to Drop Charges Against Judge Accused of Helping Immigrant Escape ICE

Prosecutors had charged Shelley M. Richmond Joseph, a district court judge in Newton, Mass., with allowing an undocumented immigrant to sneak out the back door of a courthouse in 2018.

10 days ago·New York, United States
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U.S. Attorney files to drop case against Newton judge accused of helping immigrant escape courthouse

An agreement has been reached to dismiss charges against a Newton judge who was accused of helping an illegal immigrant sneak out of the courthouse to evade immigration enforcement in 2019.

10 days ago·New York, United States
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Feds drop case against judge charged in immigrant's escape

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors have agreed to dismiss charges against a Massachusetts judge accused of helping a man who was living in the U.S. illegally evade an immigration enforcement agent, officials said Thursday. Prosecutors moved to drop the case against Newton District Judge Shelley Joseph after she agreed to refer herself to a state agency that investigates allegations of misconduct by members of the bench. “I have concluded that the…

11 days ago·Tacoma, United States
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