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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

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A-Rod Suit Expanded

By RONALD BLUM  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

Women who are suing UConn, and filing a Title IX complaint claiming the school was indifferent to their sexual assaults. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Woman Accuses Unnamed UConn Football Player Of Sexual Assault

A federal lawsuit filed by four women who say the University of Connecticut mishandled reports of sexual abuse on campus alleges that one attacker was a player on the school’s football team.

11/01/2013

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

Early Dismissal for A-Rod Suit?

By LARRY NEUMEISTER  Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ Lawyers for Major League Baseball are seeking a speedy dismissal of an Alex Rodriguez lawsuit accusing the league and Commissioner Bud Selig of trying to drive […]

10/28/2013

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A-Rod Suit Moved to Federal Court

By LARRY NEUMEISTER  Associated Press   NEW YORK (AP) _ Alex Rodriguez’s lawsuit claiming Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig went on a “witch hunt” to force him from the sport has been moved […]

10/07/2013

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Girl Kicked Out Of Camp For Sexually Provocative Behavior; Parents Sue

The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut girl are suing a summer camp in Massachusetts, saying their daughter was kicked out of camp after she was kissed by a boy.

07/29/2013

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Judge Rules Woman Who Underwent Face Transplant Following Chimp Attack Can’t Sue State For $150M

A Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.

06/14/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Filed Against State Over Gun Law

A group of gun rights organizations, pistol permit holders and gun sellers are suing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and other state officials, arguing that Connecticut’s new gun control law violates their constitutional rights.

05/22/2013

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Lawsuit Filed In Tailgate Death

he estate of a Massachusetts woman struck and killed by a rental truck in a tailgating area at a Yale-Harvard football game filed a lawsuit Friday against the driver, U-Haul company, Yale University, the city of New Haven and others.

04/05/2013

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