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Former governor John Rowland and his wife leave New Haven Federal Court after the conclusion of testimony in his campaign finance trial. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Closing Arguments Set In Rowland Trial

A jury is scheduled to hear closing arguments in the federal trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who is accused of conspiring to be paid for work on two political campaigns while disguising those payments in business deals.

09/18/2014

Money

Seymour Lawyer Accused Of Drug-Money Laundering

A Waterbury man convicted of participating in a drug-trafficking ring has testified that a Seymour lawyer was laundering money.

09/17/2014

Aaron Hernandez sits in the courtroom of the Attleboro District Court during his hearing on Aug. 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Mass. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Hernandez: “I Felt Helpless”

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing that he felt helpless and concerned about his fiancee and their baby when police investigating a 2013 killing questioned him during a search at his home.

09/16/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Nature Of Rowland Work At Issue In Trial

John Rowland’s defense team today is trying to establish that the former governor did real consulting work at a nursing home company, and therefore was not illegally paid for secret work on a congressional campaign.

09/16/2014

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Justices Reject Appeal Of Wind Power Project

The Connecticut Supreme Court announced Monday a unanimous decision backing a state agency regulating wind energy, rejecting a challenge by opponents of a wind project.

09/15/2014

File photo of a man in handcuffs. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Hartford Police Arrest Murder Suspect

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police make arrests in a Friday night fatal shooting. Milton Castro was found shot on Park Street after 9:00 p.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene. Now, police have […]

09/15/2014

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Two Charged With Dealing Heroin In Glastonbury

(Glastonbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Two Hartford men are facing charges for allegedly dealing heroin in Glastonbury. On Thursday, agents with the East Central Narcotics Task Force set up a buy/bust at a Walgreens on Main […]

09/15/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rowland Trial: Prosecution Finishes, Defense Begins

But the defense claims Rowland was doing substantial, legitimate work for the nursing home company, and was volunteering for the campaign.

09/15/2014

gavel

Charges Dropped Against Tennis Coach

Charges have been dropped against a Greenwich High School tennis coach who was accused more than four years of shoving a police officer.

09/15/2014

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