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State Supreme Court Declines to Address Email Warrants

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Supreme Court has declined to address whether state judges can issue search warrants for email accounts maintained by out-of-state companies like Google. The court took up the issue in […]

06/07/2013

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Death Penalty Discussion Set for Tuesday

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Supreme Court is set to hear arguments on whether the state’s repeal of the death penalty for future crimes violates the constitutional rights of the 11 men on the […]

04/23/2013

(Courtesy Judicial Department website)

Judge In Doctor Murder Case Requests Guidance From State High Court

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut judge overseeing the case of a doctor charged with murdering a Yale University physician is asking the state Supreme Court for guidance on who should pay for the […]

03/13/2013

Russell Peeler (Courtesy Connecticut Department of Correction)

Another Murder Trial For Death Row Inmate

A former Bridgeport drug dealer who is on death row for ordering the killings of a woman and her 8-year-old son is facing another murder trial next month.

01/18/2013

State attorney general's office lawyer Gregory D'Auria argues before the state Supreme Court.  He represented the secretary of the state's office. Image from CT-N pool video feed.

State Supreme Court Hears Ballot-Line Dispute

The Connecticut Supreme Court is hearing arguments on whether Republican candidates should get the top line on the state’s November ballot.

09/12/2012

Adam Gault (Courtesy Bloomfield Police)

Court Rejects Appeal In Court Records Case

The Connecticut Supreme Court has rejected an appeal in a case that could have restricted the release of records routinely used by the media to report crime stories.

04/02/2012

The Connecticut Supreme Court.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Supreme Court Rules On Alleged Evidence Withholding

Labor and human rights lawyers say a new Connecticut Supreme Court decision makes it harder for people to get new trials when they discover that key evidence was withheld from them.

01/11/2012

Congressional Districts 2010 courtesy Sec of State

Special Master Needed to Help Redistricting

Connecticut’s State Supreme Court says it plans to appoint a special master to help settle the new boundaries for the state’s five congressional districts.

12/27/2011

Congressional Districts 2010 courtesy Sec of State

No Deal On New Congressional Districts

Members of a legislative committee charged with redrawing Connecticut’s congressional district lines say they cannot reach a bipartisan agreement before a court-imposed deadline, sending the matter to the state Supreme Court to handle.

12/21/2011

The Connecticut Supreme Court.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

CT Supreme Court Hits the Road

The Connecticut Supreme Court is hitting the road to hear two cases.

10/19/2011

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