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Former Bridgeport Principal May Lose License Over Abuse Claims

A former Connecticut principal who was suspended and then resigned after she was caught on camera dragging kindergarten children down a hallway may lose her teaching certification.

08/06/2015

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Connecticut Diocese To Pay $1.1M To Settle Priest Abuse Case

A Roman Catholic diocese in Connecticut has agreed to pay $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit alleging a woman was repeatedly molested by a now-deceased priest beginning when she was 3 years old.

03/23/2015

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Police: Man Punches 3-Month-Old Son In Head, Fractures Skull

A New Hampshire man is accused of abusing his 3-month-old son after severely after breaking several of the child’s bones.

03/06/2015

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Mother Charged With Baby’s Injuries; Infant In Critical Condition

The mother of a Plainville baby who remains in critical condition nearly two months after being admitted to the hospital is now charged with assault and risk of injury to a minor in connection with injuries suffered by the two-month-old boy.

02/11/2015

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Abused Horses In Permanent State Possession

State agriculture officials will take permanent possession of a Redding woman’s two horses after she was charged with animal cruelty.

12/02/2014

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A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic Violence

Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.

09/17/2014

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New Fairfield Child Abuse Arrest

Accused Alexandra Aucapina turned herself in to State Police Detectives at Troop A in Southbury for an outstanding arrest warrant for several counts of child abuse that occurred within her home.

08/06/2014

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New Britain Couple Accused Of Abusing Young Girl

A New Britain couple is accused of sexually abusing a young girl more than 200 times over a three-year span and forcing her to watch them have sex.

05/22/2014

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Appellate Court Rules Boy Scouts Not Liable In Abuse Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s second-highest court has ruled that the Boy Scouts of America and a local council of the group aren’t liable for a former scouting leader’s sexual molestation of a boy. The […]

01/13/2014

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Multiple Broken Bones For 7-Week-Old Baby; Father Charged

A Farmington father is charged with assault after his seven-week-old infant was hospitalized with multiple broken bones.

10/21/2013

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