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John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

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Condo in South Boston City Point neighborhood

By , Globe Staff

It doesn’t take a king’s ransom to live in South Boston’s City Point near its landmark, Castle Island.

Police investigate after body found in East Boston

By , Globe Staff

Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a person whose body was found on Condor Street.

Philip Chism’s lawyers look to suppress evidence

By , Globe Staff

The defense for the teen accused of murdering a Danvers High teacher claims he never waived his Miranda rights.

List of those indicted in NECC case

By , Globe Staff

To federal prosecutors, the New England Compounding Center operated not like a health care company, but like a criminal enterprise.