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.
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.
The jury has returned with its verdict in the racketeering case against reputed Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger
A prosecutor called reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger “one of the most vicious, violent and calculating criminals ever to walk the streets of Boston” as he urged a jury Monday to convict Bulger of charges that include 19 killings committed during the 1970s and ’80s.
Federal prosecutors say a Norwalk man extorted more than $200,000 from a small business owner by impersonating organized crime figures.
Criminal charges announced Thursday against SAC Capital Advisors have some fearing for the future of one of the region’s larger economic engines.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Roman Catholic priest arrested on federal firearm charges last week is being released from prison. A detention hearing was held Thursday for the Rev. Paul Gotta, who was charged with […]
A federal judge has denied a request by a Connecticut grandmother for a trial over her arrest for sending her grandchildren to Stratford schools though their mother lived in Milford.
A former chairman of the tribe that owns Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino was convicted Wednesday of stealing about $100,000 from his Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation to pay for limousine service trips for his mother and satellite radio, cable TV and other personal expenses for himself.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Demonstrators are planning peaceful rallies in Bridgeport to protest a jury’s not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman in the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida. The Connecticut Post reports that a […]