Prison file photo. (JORGE UZON/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Bar Father’s Visit To Fugitive Son

An 80-year-old Connecticut man who helped his son flee to Mexico after he was convicted of a killing should not be allowed to visit him in prison, federal prosecutors said.


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Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.


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Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.


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Yale Prof, Former Mexican President, Moves To Dismiss Human Rights Lawsuit

Former Mexico President Ernesto Zedillo, now a professor at Yale, claims in court documents filed Friday that his status as a former national leader gives him immunity from a lawsuit filed in Connecticut over the 1997 killings of 45 people in a Mexican village.


Ernesto Zedillo (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Mexican President Sued In Connecticut Court

Former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo, who is now a Yale University professor, has been sued in Connecticut for alleged crimes against humanity in connection with the 1997 killings of 45 people in a Mexican village, a lawsuit that he called slanderous.


Adam Zachs stands in court to face a 60 year sentence for the murder of Peter Carone, Thursday, June 30, 2011 in Hartford. (Michael McAndrew/Pool/AP Photo)

22-Year Fugitive In Prison For Murder Sentence

A man captured in Mexico after 22 years on the run from a Connecticut murder conviction has been sent to prison to begin serving a 60-year sentence.


Adam Zachs

West Hartford Fugitive Returning From Mexico

West Hartford detectives and U.S. marshals are bringing fugitive Adam Zachs back from Mexico today, 22 years after he fled a murder sentence.


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Mexican College Student Allowed to Stay in U.S.

A Mexican college student who won allies in Connecticut’s governor and two U.S. senators as he fought a deportation order will be allowed to stay in the country for now


Adam Zachs, photo from West Hartford Police.

Extradition Sought In West Hartford Killing

The Hartford state’s attorney’s office has now filed paperwork with Mexican authorities seeking to have Adam Zachs sent back to Connecticut.


(Courtesy: West Hartford Police)

No Timetable For Zachs Extradition

Three weeks after convicted murderer Adam Zachs was captured in Mexico, state authorities say how long it may take to extradite him back to Connecticut is very much an open question.