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Defendant Sues City, State, After Murder Charges Are Dropped

A New Haven man is suing the city and state for $20 million after he was charged with murder and spent 17 months in jail awaiting trial before prosecutors dropped the allegations.

02/03/2014

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Chief Court Administrator Quinn Retiring, Replacement Named

Judge Patrick L. Carroll III will become Connecticut’s next chief court administrator when Judge Barbara M. Quinn retires in October.

06/14/2013

Connecticut Chief Justice Chase Rogers during arguments at the state Supreme Court June 24. Image from CT-N pool video feed.

State’s Chief Justice In White House Forum This Week

Connecticut Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers will be joining senior government officials and legal professionals at the White House for a discussion about the need for more free legal services.

04/15/2013

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Federal Judge Mark Kravitz Dead At 63

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. District Judge Mark Kravitz, a prominent New Haven appellate lawyer known for his work on freedom of information cases before ascending in 2003 to the federal bench and overseeing a […]

10/02/2012

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Justice Commission Appoints McShane As State’s Attorney

The state Criminal Justice Commission has appointed veteran prosecutor Peter McShane as state’s attorney for the Middlesex Judicial District in central Connecticut.

11/04/2011

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