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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

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Three Year Sentence In Marijuana Bust

A New York man busted with 315 pounds of marijuana in Connecticut has been sentenced to three years in prison.

04/02/2014

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Suspended Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault Of Teen Cadet

A suspended Trumbull police officer has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges that authorities say involve a teenage girl he met through the local police cadets program.

04/02/2014

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Road Rage Arrests

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) -  Vernon Police made three arrests Tuesday afternoon following a road rage incident  on Whitney Ferguson  Road  neat Interstate 84. According to  police, 36 year old Jose Cruz of Vernon  was waiting at […]

04/01/2014

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Torrington Teen’s Diary Looked To Columbine Shootings

Court records show that an 18-year-old Connecticut woman cited in her diary the 1999 Columbine School shootings as she planned to attack Danbury High School

04/01/2014

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Jury Considering Case Of Newlywed Who Fatally Shot His Wife

A Connecticut jury has begun deliberating in the murder trial of a man who says he shot his wife of three weeks to death by accident in 2009.

04/01/2014

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Family Friend Charged in Sexual Assault

New London Police have arrested a 34 year old Hartford man in connection with the sexual assault of two girls.

03/31/2014

Lisa Wilson-Foley, 2012 campaign (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Guilty Pleas In Campaign Contribution Scheme From 2012 Candidate And Her Husband

Federal prosecutors say a candidate for the 5th District Congressional seat in the 2012 election and her husband have pleaded guilty before a federal judge to taking part in an illegal campaign contribution conspiracy.

03/31/2014