The old WUPY Lynn tower?
Fri Jun 19 17:54:27 EDT 2009
Hi Joe: Yes, that's the same guy. He was a leader in the anti-rent control
movement and had an odd variety of defense witnesses at his trial including
Jerry Williams. Was sentenced to 1 /12 years, but I can't find if he served
it all. U.S. Atty Mark Wolfe was the prosecutor. There were two other
defendants, but I can't find their sentences. I do know Wolfe had a tough
time with his sentencing deliberations because on of the co-defendants was a
All in all a very strange story, even for radio.
----- Original Message -----
From: "A. Joseph Ross" <Joe@attorneyross.com>
To: "Ted Larsen" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, June 19, 2009 5:28 PM
Subject: Re: The old WUPY Lynn tower?
> On 19 Jun 2009 Ted Larsen wrote:
>> 'CEA was owned by Cambridge City Councillor William "Bill" Walsh and a
>> couple of partners who let a bunch of kids operate it horribly. They
>> apparently never visited or listened to it. Ad revenues for 1986 were
>> $3,500 (Really). Walsh is the same guy who was convicted of Federal
>> bank fraud in the '90's.
> I remember him. I think he was the same William Walsh who was the
> lawyer for most of the major landlords in Cambridge -- and
> occasionally some in Brookline.
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