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Fatal Fire Suspects Due In Court

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Two men charged with setting a fire that killed a Connecticut woman in 2006 are due in court. John Vailette and Steven Martone were charged last month with committing arson in […]

04/05/2014

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Reactions To Rowland Saga Range from “Sad” To “Disappointing” To “I Don’t Know”

Once a heavy hitter in Republican politics, first as a congressman and then as governor of Connecticut, John G. Rowland suffered the ultimate political defeat nearly a decade ago when he resigned from office amid a corruption scandal, eventually ordered to serve time in a federal prison.

04/04/2014

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Man Arrested in Scissors Attack

A 36-year-old man has been charged with assault after Westport Police say a fight between brother escalated and one was stabbed in the head with a pair of scissors.

04/04/2014

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Winchester’s Ex-Finance Chief Gets 11 Years

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) – The former finance director for the small Connecticut town of Winchester has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for stealing from the town. Henry Centrella Jr. pleaded guilty in January […]

04/04/2014

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Convicted Trash Hauler to Get $3.1M in Settlement

Federal authorities have agreed to pay $3.1 million to a trash hauler convicted in a price-fixing conspiracy to settle his claim that they violated their plea agreement with him by selling his companies but failing to pay him.

04/04/2014

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Former Tribal Chairman Appeals Theft Conviction

A former leader of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation imprisoned for stealing from the tribe is appealing his conviction.

04/03/2014

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Sex Offender Arrested

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Police have made an arrest after a 16 year old girl reported being approached by an unidentified man on numerous occasions as she walked to school.She said the man attempted to […]

04/02/2014

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Judiciary Committee Denies Chimp Victim Authority To Sue State

A legislative committee is not allowing a Connecticut woman disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack to sue the state and seek financial damages.

04/02/2014

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Limit On Overall Political Contributions

Reaction from Sen. Richard Blumenthal Reaction from Rep. John Larson Reaction from Rep. Jim Himes Reaction from Secretary of the State Denise Merrill Reaction from Miles Rapoport, Common Cause Reaction from Abe Scarr, ConnPirg By […]

04/02/2014