Former chief justice of Mass. high court advising House on criminal justice reform bill
Boston Globe - 10/04/2017
Roderick L. Ireland, the former chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, will serve as an adviser to the House of Representatives as it crafts a wide-ranging bill aimed at reforming the state’s criminal justice system.
Ireland was the court’s first African-American chief justice. He is now a professor of criminology and criminal justice at Northeastern University.