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Jury Selection To Begin In Police Brutality Trial

The prosecution and defense in the brutality trial of a Meriden police officer are set to begin picking jurors.

05/07/2013

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Priest Pleads Guilty In Methamphetamine Case

A suspended Roman Catholic priest accused of making more than $300,000 in methamphetamine sales out of his Connecticut apartment while running an adult video and sex toy shop pleaded guilty Tuesday to a federal drug charge.

04/02/2013

(Courtesy FBI)

Federal Jury Begins Hearing Arguments In Three Arson Deaths

The prosecutor told a New Haven Federal Court Jury that Hector Natal confessed three times to setting a 2011 gas-fueled fire that killed three members of the same family and forced others to jump out windows,

03/25/2013

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Two Found Guilty In “Gifting Table” Case

Two Guilford women have been found guilty of running a gifting table pyramid scheme.

02/20/2013

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Figure In Priest-Meth Case Due In Court

A Connecticut man accused of dealing methamphetamine with a now-suspended Roman Catholic priest is facing arraignment in federal court.

02/04/2013

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Sentencing Delayed For Former East Haven Officer

A federal judge has postponed the sentencing of a former East Haven officer charged in a police bias case until after the trial of two other officers arrested in the investigation.

02/01/2013

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“Not Guilty” Plea In Sandy Hook Fundraising Hoax

A New York city woman has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that she made false statements to the government about an alleged scam linked to the Sandy Hook school massacre.

01/17/2013

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Judge Invokes School Shootings In Machine Gun Sentencing

A federal judge has invoked the Newtown grade school massacre while sentencing a Greenwich man for possession of 10 unregistered machine guns.

01/04/2013

Fifth Congressional District

Labor Official Expect To Change Plea In Campaign Finance Probe

A former president of a Connecticut labor union representing prison guards is expected to change his plea in an alleged campaign financing conspiracy surrounding House Speaker Chris Donovan’s one-time congressional campaign.

10/31/2012

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Defendant Found Guilty In Movie Theater/Credit Card Theft Scheme

A federal court jury in Hartford has found a Pennsylvania man guilty of credit card fraid and identity theft in a scheme involving movie theaters in Connecticut.

10/22/2012

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