domestic violence

Oxford Man Pleads In Killing of Wife, Wounding Of Mother-in-lawA guilty plea was entered today, in a deadly shooting used as an example by people opposed to domestic violence and by people seeking gun control legislation.
Wife Was Pregnant During Bloody Hookah Lounge Sword FightAccording to court paperwork released today, a Farmington woman was pregnant during a domestic violence fight with her husband, at his West Hartford hookah lounge.
$3M Settlement In Suit Over West Haven KillingA Connecticut city where police officers and dispatchers were accused of negligence and ethnic discrimination in their response to what became a murder-suicide in 2010 has agreed to settle a lawsuit by the victim's family for $3 million.
Police Arrest Boyfriend With Machete On Domestic Violence ChargesA man is under arrest after an early morning domestic incident in Hartford in which the victim reported being strangled. Police also found a machete at the scene and two guns on the suspect,
Giffords In State To Support Domestic Violence BillFormer Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords is urging Connecticut lawmakers to address the link between gun violence and domestic violence, saying dangerous people with guns are a threat to women.
Police: Man Arrested Twice Within Hours
Jury In Bridgeport Killing Trial Tells Judge It's DeadlockedA Connecticut jury in the trial of a woman charged with killing her boyfriend with her car has told a judge that it is deadlocked, but it's expected to continue deliberations.
Woman Charged With Murder Says Boyfriend Assaulted HerA Bridgeport woman is in custody after police said she fatally shot her boyfriend in an argument in which she said he assaulted her.
Appellate Court Turns Down Former Ad Exec's Appeal A former advertising executive serving 70 years in prison for kidnapping his ex-wife and burning down their house has lost his legal appeal.
Blumenthal: End Blanket Exemptions For Sports Leagues
A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic ViolenceDesiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
Roundtable Discussion On Domestic Violence