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Governor Dannel Malloy (Courtesy CT-N)

Court Rejects Suit Over Connecticut Care Workers

Connecticut’s second-highest court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against Gov. Malloy over executive orders he issued in 2011 allowing low-paid day care and home health care workers to join labor unions.

05/19/2014

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Deal In Mental Health Housing Lawsuit

Connecticut officials have agreed to stop housing many mentally ill people in nursing homes in a proposed settlement of an eight-year-old lawsuit involving more than 200 psychiatric patients.

05/01/2014

Buffalo Jills cheerleaders dance during a timeout at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Aug. 9, 2012 in Orchard Park, N.Y. (credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Buffalo Bills Lose Cheerleaders For 2014 Season Due To Lawsuit

Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year.

04/25/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Connecticut Domestic Worker Files Suit Citing Low Pay

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A domestic worker in Connecticut filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday saying she was often paid less than $1 per hour as she worked up to […]

03/12/2014

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Conn. Nightclub Sued Over Woman’s Shooting Death

A West Haven woman has sued the nightclub where her daughter was fatally shot last year, claiming its negligence was at least partly to blame.

03/04/2014

A small remote-controlled drone. (Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Journalist Sues Police Who Questioned Drone Use

A journalist who was questioned by Hartford police over his use of a drone to take pictures of a car wreck has filed a lawsuit alleging the officers violated his free-speech rights.

02/18/2014

Alex Rodriguez (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Alex Rodriguez Drops Suit, Accepts Suspension

lex Rodriguez has withdrawn his lawsuits against Major League Baseball, Commissioner Bud Selig and the players’ association to overturn his season-long suspension, a sign the New York Yankees third baseman may be prepared to accept the penalty.

02/07/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court: Transgender Student’s Rights Were Violated

A transgender fifth-grader should have been allowed to use the bathroom of her choice, Maine’s highest court ruled Thursday, concluding that school officials violated state anti-discrimination law.

01/30/2014

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Release Of Documents At Issue In Danbury Lawsuit

First Amendment advocates are criticizing Danbury officials trying to restrict access to depositions in a federal lawsuit filed against Mayor Mark Boughton by his former executive assistant.

12/23/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

A-Rod Suit Expanded

By RONALD BLUMĀ  AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Alex Rodriguez’s lawyers updated his lawsuit against Major League Baseball and Bud Selig, adding new criticism of the commissioner for not testifying in the […]

11/26/2013

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