Wednesday links (7/2/14)

Man files lawsuit against the Boston police, saying a detective attacked him and falsely arrested him. Promotions for 10 Lowell police officers put on hold amid accusations of cheating on the promotional exam.

Civil rights groups are suing Massachusetts for imprisoning women with substance abuse problems who haven't been convicted of crimes.

Huge pile of mortgage documents filled with personal information found dumped in Plymouth where anyone could have seen them.

How much do state lawmakers make?

Court orders the Department of Justice to release a second legal memo justifying the assassination of American citizens by drone.

Chilean court finds that US military helped the Chilean military murder two American citizens in 1973.