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A man who claimed he was sexually abused by a scout leader in the mid-1970s won a $7 million jury verdict against the Boy Scouts of America. (Photo by Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Connecticut Jury Awards $7 Million In Scouts Abuse Case

A man who claimed he was sexually abused by a New Fairfield scout leader in the mid-1970s won a $7 million jury verdict against the Boy Scouts of America.

12/15/2014

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Federal Oversight Extended

By DAVE COLLINS   Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford officials and plaintiffs in a 1969 civil rights lawsuit against city police have agreed to extend federal oversight of the police department for another two […]

11/16/2014

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Worker Who Posed Nude Sues, Says Harassment Forced Him Out Of Job

A company that helps businesses handle personnel issues denies it forced one if its Connecticut employees out of his job after it was discovered he’d posed nude in Playgirl magazine.

11/03/2014

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

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Bushnell, TicketNetwork Due In Court This Week

By DAVE COLLINS  Associated Press     HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ An online ticket sales company that settled deceptive business practice allegations by government regulators for $750,000 in July is headed to trial in its […]

10/12/2014

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Lawsuit Shines New Light On Old Sex Abuse Scandal

A federal lawsuit has reopened a decades-old sex abuse scandal at the exclusive Indian Mountain School in Connecticut.

10/09/2014

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4 Settle In Metro North Derailment And Collision

By DAVE COLLINS  Associated Press    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Four of 28 people who sued the Metro-North Railroad in federal court after being injured in a train crash in Connecticut last year have settled […]

09/15/2014

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State Supreme Court Rules On Pawn Shop Suit

The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that state law limits how much interest pawn shops can charge consumers who agree to buy back items they sold to the shops in exchange for loans.

09/08/2014

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Anchor Sues Over Injury At Hockey Promotion

ESPN anchor Linda Cohn is suing a Brewster, NY hockey rink over an off-ice injury at a Hartford Wolf Pack promotion.

08/22/2014

File photo of Foxwoods Resort Casino. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

3 Gamblers Suing Foxwoods For $3 Million

Three gamblers have filed a lawsuit against Foxwoods Resort Casino alleging the eastern Connecticut establishment failed to pay them more than $1.1 million they say they won in a table game in 2011 and didn’t give them back a $1.6 million deposit they put down to cover any losses.

08/11/2014

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