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Suspect Out On Bond Leaves Court Early; Now Back In Prison

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A suspect in two Hartford-area robberies is back in prison after leaving court early following his release on bond. The Journal Inquirer of Manchester reports Jacari Edwards of East Hartford failed […]

04/24/2015

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Mass. Man Enters Plea In Shooting Of Guard Member

 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ A Holyoke man charged with murder in the 2009 fatal shooting of an Iraq-bound Connecticut soldier and former high school football star has pleaded not guilty. The Republican of Springfield reports […]

04/24/2015

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Teacher Says He Was Fired After Pointing Out Safety Violations

A former shop teacher at the Norwich Free Academy has sued the school, alleging he was fired after pointing out safety violations in the school’s woodshop.

04/24/2015

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Hernandez Moved To New Prison

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been moved to a new prison a week after he was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life behind bars.

04/23/2015

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Enfield Man Pleads Guilty In Wife’s Death

A 50-year-old Enfield man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his wife, who was found dead of a skull fracture inside their home last May.

04/23/2015

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$55K Settlement Reached in Civil Rights Lawsuit

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP)  Officials have reached a $55,000 settlement in a civil rights lawsuit brought by a New Haven woman against the town of East Haven and eight police officers. The American Civil Liberties […]

04/23/2015

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Road Rage Arrest

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A road rage incident Wednesday morning on Route 8 has led to the arrest of a  24 year old Bridgeport man.State Police received a  report about a  car weaving in and out […]

04/22/2015

Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Chase Rogers (Courtesy CT-N)

Chief Justice Reconfirmed

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State lawmakers have overwhelmingly voted to reconfirm Chase Rogers as chief justice of the Connecticut State Supreme Court. The House of Representatives voted 139-6 on Wednesday in favor of Rogers serving […]

04/22/2015

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Victim’s Mother Announces Civil Lawsuit Against Aaron Hernandez

By MICHELLE R. SMITH,  Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ The mother of a man slain by former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is moving forward with a lawsuit against him, and her lawyer said […]

04/22/2015