Connecticut Supreme Court
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether police can withhold arrest reports from the public while prosecutions are pending and issue only press releases. Journalists say the case is critical […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Former Appellate Court Judge Richard Robinson has begun working as the newest justice on the Connecticut State Supreme Court. A court spokeswoman said Robinson began reading cases on Friday. It came […]
Democratic and Republican lawmakers are heaping praise on Appellate Court Judge Richard Robinson, who is Gov. Dannel Malloy’s nominee to the Connecticut Supreme Court.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Supreme Court has overturned the ruling of a judge who ordered Bridgeport Superintendent of Schools Paul Vallas removed from his job because he wasn’t qualified. Vallas, however, already has […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The Connecticut Supreme Court is hearing arguments that could affect every inmate on the state’s death row. The court at noon plans to take up the appeal of Daniel Webb, who […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Bridgeport School Superintendent Paul Vallas is fighting to keep his job amid questions about his reform efforts and his qualifications. A lawsuit challenging his credentials has reached the Connecticut Supreme Court. […]
An inmate whose death sentence was overturned last year said he is on a hunger strike to protest his continuing imprisonment on death row, where he is subject to the same restrictions as those still facing execution.
A prosecutor urged the state Supreme Court on Tuesday to deny a new trial for Richard Lapointe, a brain-damaged man whose supporters have been trying for two decades to win his freedom on claims he was wrongfully convicted of killing his ex-wife’s 88-year-old grandmother.
Jury selection is beginning in the death penalty trial of a Connecticut man who fatally shot two adults and a 9-year-old girl in 2006.
ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Jury selection is beginning in the case of a private investigator charged with bribing a witness to recant testimony against two men whose murder convictions were overturned but later reinstated. Potential […]