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Greater Boston; Entwistle Sentenced / Mass. Alimony Reform / According to Tip

06/26/2008


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Entwistle Sentenced / Mass. Alimony Reform / According to Tip
Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Entwistle Sentenced This morning, Neil Entwistle was given two mandatory life sentences without the possibility of parole after being convicted of murdering his wife and baby daughter. Guests: Gerry Leone, Middlesex District Attorney

Mass. Alimony Reform Mass. Alimony Reform and the 2nd Wives Club want to clarify divorce laws and end the practice of lifetime alimony sentences. A recent op-ed in The Boston Globe reports that while the state's alimony laws are gender-neutral, the vast majority are men paying women between 30 to 40 % of their gross earnings. Guests: Elizabeth Benedict, Freelance writer; Gerald Nissenbaum, Attorney; Tim Taylor, Attorney

According to Tip Jared Bowen discusses "According to Tip," a one-man play that traces the life and career of former Speaker of the House, Thomas "Tip" O'Neill. The play was written by humorist Dick Flavin and show as the New Repertory Theater through July 13. Guests: Dick Flavin, Playwright; Jared Bowen, Greater Boston

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Local Communities
News
Citation
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