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Nicole Dungca

Nicole Dungca works on the Globe’s projects and investigations team.

She joined the Globe’s newsroom in 2014 to write about transportation. She previously covered education and breaking news at The Oregonian, and has also written for The Providence Journal and The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.

Latest stories

SJC orders clerks in ‘secret court’ cases to record all hearings

By , Globe Staff

The high court did not mandate that all “show cause” hearing records be made public when probable cause is found, but said clerks shall make them public if requested and it serves the interest of justice.

Baker stands by firing of former MBTA safety chief who alleged retaliation

By and , Globe staff

The transit agency has not publicly given a reason for March’s firing of Ron Nickle, eight years after he became the T’s chief safety officer.

Ex-MBTA official says he was fired for flagging serious safety issues

By and , Globe Staff

The MBTA’s former chief safety officer says he was fired in retaliation after he called attention to serious safety hazards and pushed executives to stop suppressing information about dangerous mishaps.

Spotlight

For sale in the pot industry: political influence

By , , , , and editor Patricia Wen of The Boston Globe Spotlight Team. Ryan wrote this story. ,

Marijuana may be the hot, new retail business in town, but it largely plays by the old political rules.