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Supporters Demand Release of Transgender Teen

An unusual decision to put a transgender girl at a Connecticut women’s prison is sparking a heated debate over how to handle a teenager called dangerous by the state but portrayed as vulnerable by her attorney.

04/25/2014

SANFORD, FL - JULY 13:  George Zimmerman (R) is congratulated by members of his defense team Don West (L) and Lorna Truett after being found not guilty, on the 25th day of his trial at the Seminole County Criminal Justice Center July 13, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman was charged with second-degree murder in the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Demonstrators Protest Zimmerman Verdict In Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Demonstrators are planning peaceful rallies in Bridgeport to protest a jury’s not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman in the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida. The Connecticut Post reports that a […]

07/16/2013

File photo of an anti-nuclear protester. (Photo by MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

6 Elderly Women Head To Trial For Vt. Nuke Protest

Six elderly Massachusetts women are due to go on trial on charges they chained themselves to the gate at the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant two days after the state was hammered by the remnants of Hurricane Irene.

11/26/2012

At New Britain City Hall, landlords and tenants protested the city council's decision to collect about a million dollars a year in new fees from the owners of apartment buildings. The proposal also contained anti-blight measures. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Report: Landlord Paid Protesters

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ A New Britain landlord who lives in New York says he paid protesters to attend a city meeting to criticize an ordinance imposing a $150 fee per housing unit on […]

11/16/2012

The Occupy New Haven camp, after city efforts to remove the tarps and tents were stopped by a federal judge April 10, 2012. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

‘Occupy’ Protesters Mark One-Year Anniversary

Occupy New Haven activists are celebrating a year after they pitched tents on New Haven’s Green and six months after they were forced out.

10/15/2012

2 Protesters Arrested At UConn

Opposing groups supporting and opposing abortion clashed this morning at the University of Connecticut.

04/17/2012

Wall Street

Wall Street Protest Hits Hartford

The protest movement that began with anti-corporate greed rallies on Wall Street have made their way to Hartford.

10/07/2011

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