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Jury Begins Deliberations In East Haven Police Case

A Connecticut jury has begun deliberations in the trial of two East Haven police officers accused of violating the constitutional rights of Hispanics.

10/17/2013

(Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Eight-Month Sentence In Sandy Hook Fraud

A New York City woman who posed as the aunt of a child killed in the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school last December has been sentenced to 8 months in prison.

10/15/2013

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Defense To Get Underway In Police Trial

Defense lawyers are set to present their case for East Haven police officers accused of civil rights violations against Latinos.

10/15/2013

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Mashantucket Tribal Treasurer Pleads Guilty In Theft Case

The former treasurer for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino pleaded guilty to a theft charge Thursday, a day after resigning as a member of the Mashantucket Pequot tribal council.

10/03/2013

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Tate George Found Guilty On All Counts

The U.S. Attorney’s office in New Jersey confirms that former UConn basketball star Tate George has been found guilty on all counts in a Ponzi scheme.

09/30/2013

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman In Sandy Hook Charity Scam Seeks Probation

The New York City woman who posed as the aunt of a child killed in the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school in December is seeking probation, arguing she’s already been punished by the media.

09/27/2013

File photo of Tate George. (Rocky Widner/Getty Images)

Trial Of Former Husky Tate George Underway In NJ

A former NBA player best known for his 1990 tournament buzzer-beater for Connecticut is on trial in Trenton, N.J., on federal charges of wire fraud.

09/18/2013

Robert Braddock, Jr. outside New Haven Federal Court following his arraignment on campaign finance-related charges. The charges relate to Braddock's work for congressional candidate and Connecticut House Speaker Chris Donovan.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

38 Month Sentence For Fundraiser In Campaign Finance Scheme

A former aide to ex-Connecticut House Speaker Christopher Donovan has been sentenced to more than three years in prison in connection with illegal contributions to Donovan’s failed congressional campaign last year.

08/27/2013

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Two Guilford Women Sentenced in Pyramid Scheme

Two women have been sentenced to prison for their roles in a pyramid scheme that authorities say involved millions of dollars and more than 1,000 other women.

08/13/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger (Courtesy US Marshals Service)

Bulger Jury Returns Guilty Verdict

The jury has returned with its verdict in the racketeering case against reputed Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger

08/12/2013

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