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Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Ex Governor Seeking Lenient Sentence

By MICHAEL MELIA  Associated Press  HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Attorneys for former Gov. John G. Rowland on Thursday asked a judge for leniency when he is sentenced for scheming to hide work for political campaigns, […]

12/04/2014

Ronald Taylor, George Gould (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Inmate Freed After 16 Years In Prison Dies Awaiting New Appeal

Ronald Taylor, one of two defendants whose murder convictions were overturned, then reinstated, after they spent 16 years in prison, has died while awaiting an appeal.

10/26/2011

AP: Commission Has Not Met in Two Years; No Meetings Scheduled

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 […]

11/26/2010

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