AG Visits East Haven On Community Policing TourU.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch is bringing her national community policing tour to Connecticut, where she will highlight efforts by East Haven police to improve ties with local residents after a federal probe found a pattern of discrimination and bias against Latinos by town officers.
Three-Way Race For Connecticut Attorney GeneralThree candidates with sharp ideological differences are running for Connecticut attorney general in a campaign that has seemed largely subdued with few TV ads and no outside money pouring in.
States Charge Fraud By "Mortgage-Relief" Operation Attorneys general in Connecticut and Florida have filed a federal lawsuit against those behind a scheme which they say collected four and three-quarter million dollars from distressed homeowners.
Ticket Resellers, Connecticut Reach Legal Settlement Online ticket exchange TicketNetwork Inc. and three other companies have settled a legal dispute that should make it easier for consumers to know they are buying tickets on the secondary market, not directly from events, Connecticut's attorney general and consumer protection commissioner said Thursday.
State Officials File Suit Against Charity DirectorThe Attorney General's office and the Department of Consumer Protection charge that the executive director of the Doc Hurley Scholarship Foundation, used scholarship money for personal expenses -- including dog daycare and grooming. a personal trainer, and for cash withdrawals and payments to at least one personal credit card account.
Connecticut Company Pays $30 Million SettlementConnecticut-based Affilion is paying $30-million to settle claims in 46 states.
Water Company Agrees To $10 Million Rate SettlementA Connecticut water utility says a settlement with state officials will cut rates for customers and it promises to not seek a general rate increase until 2015.
Event To Help Struggling Homeowners The state of Connecticut is offering help to struggling homeowners with loan modifications, foreclosure prevention, debt management and other issues.
Attorney General, Consumer Protection Ask Sandy Hook Charities For DisclosuresConnecticut authorities want to make sure that the public knows how the millions of dollars donated in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings is being spent.
Justice Department Files Suit Against Credit Rating AgenciesConnecticut's Attorney General joined other state attorneys geeneral and top justice department officials to announce the first major government action against a credit-rating agency, saying Standard & Poor's knowingly inflated its ratings on risky mortgage investments that helped trigger the 2008 financial crisis.
Northeast Utilities Disputes Charge It Broke Layoff Reporting Rule Hartford-based Northeast Utilities is disputing allegations by Connecticut officials that the company broke a requirement to notify the state of any layoffs.
Nearly 3,000 Connecticut Homeowners Received HelpA new report shows nearly 3,000 Connecticut homeowners have received direct financial relief totaling more than $184 million from a national settlement with the country's largest mortgage servicers.