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No Bail for Pols|in Massachusetts

BOSTON - A federal judge has denied bail to former Massachusetts legislators, including former Speaker of the House Salvatore DiMasi, who were convicted of conspiring to use their positions to commit extortion and honest services fraud, on the grounds that it is highly unlikely that the men will prevail on appeal.

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