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Wethersfield Man Pleads Guilty To Swatting Charges

A Wethersfield man has pleaded guilty to taking part in a series of hoax threats last year intended to draw responders, such as SWAT units and bomb squads.

06/24/2015

Friends say a Connecticut woman killed the day after Christmas had worried about her troubled son not taking his psychiatric medications and had thought he needed to be hospitalized. (Getty)

APRN Admits Receiving Kickbacks From Drug Company

A nurse practitioner who billed Medicare for $1 million in claims for a drug used to treat cancer pain has admitted receiving kickbacks from a pharmaceutical firm.

06/24/2015

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Greenwich Man Sentenced For Beating Wife

A Greenwich man is going to jail after pleading guilty to attempted murder in a baseball bat attack on his wife in their Greenwich mansion.

06/18/2015

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No New Trial In Murder For Hire Case

A Connecticut woman has lost her bid for a new trial in a murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows.

06/17/2015

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Media Group Wants Judge To Unseal Hernandez Juror Documents

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) – A media group has asked a judge to unseal documents relating to a juror in ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s recent murder trial in Massachusetts. GateHouse Media argued Friday […]

06/12/2015

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Giordano Granted Hearing In Appeal Of Child Sex Sentence

Former Waterbury Mayor Philip Giordano has been granted a hearing to determine whether he received ineffective counsel during his federal child-sex trial.

06/12/2015

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Man Charged With Swindling Investors, Including Veterans

 BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A former Connecticut man has pleaded guilty in a $175,000 fraud prosecutors say swindled a dozen investors, including military veterans, who thought he had business opportunities in Iraq. Fifty-two-year-old Joseph T. […]

06/09/2015

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Arrest Made In Farmington Home Invasion

(Farmington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Farmington police say they’ve arrested a man in connnection with a home invasion from over a year ago that netted the suspect tens of thousands in jewels. Under arrest is 45-year-old […]

06/09/2015

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Special Ed Teacher Cleared Of Sexual Assault Charges

A Connecticut special education teacher accused of sexually assaulting several students is criticizing the justice system after a judge dismissed all charges against him.

06/09/2015