George Jepsen

George Jepsen (Courtesy Office of the Attorney General)

Attorney General Wants Rowland Case In Supreme Court

Connecticut’s attorney general wants the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether former Gov. John G. Rowland’s administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers in 2003.


Amistad (Courtesy Amistad America website)

Amistad Given More Time To Produce Documents

Connecticut’s attorney general is giving the organization that owns the replica schooner Amistad until the end of the week to produce some financial documents.


George Jepsen (Courtesy Office of the Attorney General)

State Attorney General Warns Of Robocalls

State Attorney General George Jepsen has a warning for consumers: ignore robocalls from a person on the other end claiming to be from “cardmember services”. Jepsen says they’re only scammers offering to significantly lower credit […]


File photo of a memorial for the victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Conn. AG: No Basis To Hold State Liable For $100M For 6-Year-Old Newtown Survivor’s Trauma, Injuries

Connecticut’s attorney general says there appears to be no basis to support a lawyer’s request to sue the state for $100 million over the Newtown school shootings on behalf of a 6-year-old survivor.


For years after its construction, the UConn Law School's library underwent renovations.  In 2008, it was surrounded by fences and wrapped in a temporary covering. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Can Sue Contractors Over Law Library Faults

The state Supreme Court today ruled that the state can sue contractors responsible for building a leaky law library at the UConn Law School in Hartford.


Charla Nash (Brigham and Womens Hospital Photo)

AG Says State Not To Blame In Charla Nash Case

A woman mauled by a chimpanzee should not be allowed to sue the state, because taxpayers should not be held financially liable for injuries inflicted by a privately owned animal, a Connecticut official said.


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Jepsen Backs Esty On Electricity Meters Case

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen says the state’s energy and environmental commissioner acted properly when he asked state utility regulators to halt a final decision on Connecticut Light & Power’s application to install advanced electricity meters.


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A-G Reaches Agreement With Hotel Groups

Connecticut’s attorney general says he’s reached a settlement with two hotel owners and a hotel management company over his accusations that they fixed room rates.


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State Responds to Home Improvement Complaints

State cracks down on contractor fraud