Andrea Estes

Estes is an investigative reporter specializing in government accountability. She has covered the State House, Boston City Hall, and the federal courts and served on the Spotlight investigative team exposing corrupt hiring practices in the state Probation Department. Her reporting on former House Speaker Salvatore F. DiMasi led to federal corruption charges.

Latest stories

Boston cannot depose witnesses in gambling commission suit until motion heard, judge rules

By , Globe Staff

The city of Boston cannot depose anyone in its lawsuit against the Massachusetts gambling commission until at least July 9.

Boston issues subpoenas in lawsuit against gambling panel

By , Globe Staff

The city is trying to block Steve Wynn’s casino project in neighboring Everett.

Man in girl’s death missed probation meetings

By and , Globe Staff

The Probation Department is investigating why the suspect’s repeated violations of court-ordered conditions went unreported.

Ethics complaint against gambling chairman dismissed

By , Globe Staff

Stephen Crosby had been accused of working on the Eastern Mass. casino process after he recused himself.