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Time extended for Big Dig prosecution

WWII fraud law applies, judge rules

By Jonathan Saltzman
Globe Staff / September 3, 2008

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A federal judge has ruled that prosecutors can pursue scores of fraud charges against former employees of a Big Dig contractor - even though the statute of limitations had expired - because the United States was at war for much of this decade. (Full article: 802 words)

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