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Probation For Former Student Who Posted Internet Messages On UConn Death

A former University of Connecticut student has received probation after posting disturbing Internet messages about a football player’s stabbing death.


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Hackers Claim Breach At State Security Partner Of FBI

Internet hackers say they have compromised the security of more than 1,000 accounts at a Connecticut-based FBI partner organization.



Pfizer Running First-Ever Internet-Based Clinical Study

Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. is running the first U.S. clinical study in which patients participate from home via the Internet, rather than repeatedly visiting a participating hospital.


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Sentencing In Sex Trafficking Case

A 31-year-old New Britain man charged with sex trafficking of minors has been sentenced to more than 25 years in federal prison.


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Appeals Court Sides With School Officials In Online Speech Case

A federal appeals court in New York has agreed that Connecticut school officials acted reasonably and constitutionally when they disciplined a student for an Internet posting she wrote off school grounds.



Web Scams Cost State Consumers $3 Million

Connecticut consumers reported losses of more than $3 million last year to an agency that tracks Internet scams.


Ballot Previews Available On-Line

As Election Day approaches,  voters can get a preview of their town’s ballot by going to the Secretary of the State’s website.  Ballots for each town are available –  including the double-sided ballots that will […]


Apparent End to Legal Fight over Erotic Ads

By CHRISTOPHER LEONARD, AP Business Writer Craigslist appears to have surrendered in a legal fight over erotic ads posted on its website, shutting down its adult services section Saturday and replacing it with a black […]