2 men get probation for Big Dig fraud

2 men get probation for Big Dig fraud

There are 7 comments on the Berkshire Eagle story from May 27, 2010, titled 2 men get probation for Big Dig fraud. In it, Berkshire Eagle reports that:

Two former managers of a company convicted of supplying substandard concrete to the Big Dig highway project in Boston have avoided prison time for their roles in the scheme.

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your kidding me right

Amsterdam, NY

#1 May 27, 2010
are you kidding me probration that project will haunt the tax payers of this state forever because of the shoddy work done there and already there has been loss of life from just driving through the tunnels this state needs an overhaul of politicians thats for sure they should be brought to court for thier lack of donig what they were voted into office for another blunnder for the state of Ma and the court system
SlapsOnTheWrists

Albany, NY

#2 May 27, 2010
Business as usual in Massachusetts - whether at the federal or state level. If you fess up to the crime, you won't do the time, and you can keep every dime you made off the taxpayers.
chasemolly

East Chatham, NY

#3 May 27, 2010
where is our attorney general ? where are the phony state inspectors ? they are just as responsible for the death of that poor woman and the mess of the BIG PIG(DIG)... this whole state is a joke.
HellerCarbonCapN TradeLLC

Rockville, MD

#4 May 27, 2010
This stinks.
And note the AP hack who wrote this article failed to name the lenient judge who let these two guys off the hook.

Since: Sep 09

Northampton, MA

#5 May 27, 2010
chasemolly wrote:
where is our attorney general?...
^^This...^^
... is the 13 billion dollar question. When Martha Coakley came into her office with the Big Dig in the waning months of its completion she instantly had enough work for three Attorneys General: one for the normal workload of MassAG and two more for the quagmire of the Big Dig. Had she shown more diligence pursuing that corruption, she would have come closer to getting my vote for U.S. Senate.
As it happened, you don't get a promotion for good attendance.
buba

United States

#6 May 27, 2010
Welcome to the "Good Old Boy " club. Typical Massachusetts politics.
S G W

Cobleskill, NY

#7 May 27, 2010
W T F !!!

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