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Orange Man To Enter Insanity Plea In Mother’s Murder

The lawyer for an Orange man accused of fatally beating his mother last year has indicated he intends to pursue an insanity defense.

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Woodbury Lawyer Accused Of Embezzling Funds

A Woodbury lawyer has been charged with fraud on accusations he embezzled more than $1.8 million from the estate of an Oxford woman who died in 2010.

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Federal Charges Expected In Molly Overdoses At Wesleyan

Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say they are announcing federal charges related to the distribution of a party drug that led to the hospitalization of a dozen people at Wesleyan University in February.

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Woman Charged In School PTO Embezzlement

(Monroe, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Monroe police are charging a woman after they say she embezzled tens of thousands of dollars from local school Parent-Teacher Organization. The arrest of 34-year-old Sarah Chiarelli is the culmination of […]


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Hernandez Has Court Appearance In Boston

Ex-New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is expected in a Boston courtroom to face a charge of trying to silence a witness in a double murder case against him by shooting the man in the face.