The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission has sent its interim report to Governor Malloy, with its recommendations on areas to be considered for legislation regarding prevention of gun violence and school safety.
A state prosecutor says Connecticut State Police are still investigating the deadly Newtown school shooting and that “no prosecution is on the horizon.”
Some ex-offenders on Thursday urged a panel that makes recommendations to the General Assembly to give those convicted of serious crimes as juveniles a second chance at life by offering them an opportunity for an earlier parole.
By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Task forces, study committees and commissions have been a hallmark of outgoing Gov. M. Jodi Rell’s six-year tenure leading Connecticut. An Associated Press review of the […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A state commission designed to examine cases where people are wrongfully convicted of crimes has not formally investigated any exonerations in Connecticut or suggested any reforms to state lawmakers. An Associated […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A state-appointed education committee says it has a ten-year plan to help reduce Connecticut’s achievement gap between low-income students and their peers, which it says is the worst in the country. […]