Maria Cramer

Cramer is a reporter for the Metro section. She covers crime in and around the city of Boston.

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SJC says drug court judge cannot select lawyers who can appear in his court

By , Globe Staff

The judge had argued that because collaboration is needed in drug court he should be allowed to choose the defense lawyers allowed in his court.

Fearless, defiant, detested: Meet the Boston jaywalker

By , Globe Staff

Woe to anyone who honks at them in frustration.

Haitians get reprieve but it may be short-lived

By , Globe Staff

Temporary protected status will be extended, but Haitians warned to prepare for return to their country.

Aaron Hernandez is now not guilty in eyes of the state

By and , Globe Staff

In the wake of Hernandez’s suicide, a judge said the court “has no choice” but to throw out his conviction in the murder of Odin Lloyd.