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Conn. Dad Seeks Custody After Alleged Ex Hit Plot

A divorced couple’s bitter rift took a twisted turn when a Connecticut woman allegedly tried to hire a hit man to kill her ex-husband _ and only turned more bizarre when she retained custody of their daughter.

03/01/2014

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Efforts Underway To Address Costs Of Child Custody Cases In State

Efforts are underway in Connecticut and other states to address concerns about the costs of divorce and child custody cases.

10/26/2013

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Sister Of Woman Shot In Capitol Chase Denied Custody

A judge has denied an emergency application for child custody filed by the sister of a Connecticut woman fatally shot by police after attempting to ram her car through a White House barrier.

10/11/2013

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Bridgeport Sergeant Arrested In Custody Dispute Over Grandson

State troopers have arrested a Bridgeport police sergeant who accused state police of kidnapping his 2-year-old grandson during a custody dispute.

03/26/2013

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Custodial Parents Will Be Charged Child Support Fee

Connecticut has stopped paying a federal fee to cover administrative costs associated with child support payments, and is instead passing the bill on to custodial parents.

07/05/2011

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State Supreme Court Rules In Custody Case

The state Supreme Court ruled unanimously Thursday that lower court judges denied a Waterbury-area man his right to contest child neglect allegations before he and his girlfriend lost parental rights to their two young children.

06/16/2011