Litigation

Mass. Gov. Candidates Face Searing Queries On Lawsuit

BOSTON - (AP) Hours before a judge heard a contentious lawsuit, the Massachusetts gubernatorial candidates were essentially put on trial Wednesday as a debate moderator asked them a searing series of questions about alleged backroom dealings in the campaign. Republican Charles Baker, independent Timothy Cahill, Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick and. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.