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.

Latest stories

Relatives remember lost loved ones at bombing trial

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Family members of Lingzi Lu and Sean Collier were among the witnesses Wednesday.

Jurors view footage of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev making obscene gesture

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The video showed Dzhokhar Tsarnaev make an obscene gesture on the day of his arraignment three months after he was arrested.

Home of the Week

Natural elements are king in Tudor in JP

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From the sunroom of this $1.2 million Moss Hill home, enjoy spring’s long awaited warmth and watch the greenery of the neighborhood emerge.

Another search of Norwell home leads to discovery of ‘destructive items’

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Joseph Brennan allegedly sparked an explosion in his car with a lit cigarette during the weekend.