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Former Mayor Wins New Trial

The state Appellate Court has ordered two new trials for former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez.


Attorney for former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez Hubert J. Santos argues his case during a hearing before Connecticut Appellate Court in Hartford Tuesday. Santos is seeking to have the convictions against Perez overturned.    MICHAEL McANDREWS |

Perez Appeal Before Appellate Court

The state Appellate Court has heard arguments in the case of former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez who’s appealing his five corruption convictions.


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Police Identify Two Found Fatally Shot in Hartford

Hartford police have confirmed the identities of two people found shot inside an SUV which had crashed on South Whitney Street early Monday.


Monserate Perez (Courtesy West Haven)

Child Abuse Suspect Turns Himself In

A 53-year-old West Haven man has been arrested after police say he jumped on a 3-year-old girl’s leg and broke it.


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Perez Wants Payment For Unused Vacation, Sick Time

The former mayor of Hartford who was convicted on public corruption charges in June is asking the city to pay him what could amount to tens of thousands of dollars in unused vacation and sick time.


Contractor In Perez Case Asks For Accelerated Rehabilitation

A construction contractor charged in the corruption investigation that brought down former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez has applied for a probation program.


East Hartford Man Charged in 2009 Double Murder

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police say they have charged a man with killing two teens in a drive-by shooting that occurred near a church-sponsored peace rally. Police say 23-year-old Ronald Perez of East Hartford […]


Hartford Councilwoman Gets Special Probation

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A member of the Hartford City Council who was charged in the corruption probe that snared then-Mayor Eddie Perez has been granted a special form of probation. Councilwoman Veronica […]


Perez Files Appeal in Corruption Case

Hartford Attorney Hubert Santos confirms that he has filed an appeal on behalf of former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez,  convicted of felony corruption in June.   He says he filed the paperwork Friday. Santos says he’s […]


Attorney General Seeks to Revoke Perez Pension

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal says he has filed court papers to revoke the pension of former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez. Blumenthal announced Monday during a news conference that he has […]