Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting
The prosecutor leading the investigation into the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre is asking a Connecticut court to stay an order by the Freedom of Information Commission to release 911 tapes from last year’s shooting.
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A private charitable fund created to help pay for the mental health care of first responders, teachers and other workers affected by the mass shooting at […]
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ The task force created by the Connecticut General Assembly to review victim privacy issues is holding its second public hearing. The Task Force on Victim Privacy and the Public’s Right to […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A legislative task force charged with finding ways to balance victims’ privacy with the public’s right to know is holding a hearing in Hartford to gather public comment. The Task Force […]
After months of silence, Hannah D’Avino and Peter Paradis said they feel compelled to speak publicly: They are not happy that Sandy Hook victim Rachel D’Avino’s name and her memory are being used to push for more and tougher gun legislation.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Commission is meeting this week to consider whether recordings of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting should be made public. An attorney for the […]
Activists from the Connecticut town where 26 people were gunned down in a mass shooting at an elementary school in December headed to Washington on Tuesday to lobby again for gun control, a trip that took on new urgency in the wake of the massacre in the capital that killed 13, including the gunman.
$7.7-million was distributed today to families of people killed at the Sandy Hook elementary school, to wounded educators, and to children who saw the shooting.
The panel reviewing the Newtown school shooting is expected to hear from an Israeli homeland security official, who will discuss methods used in the Middle Eastern nation to safeguard schools.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ A panel created after the Newtown school massacre is meeting with teachers, principals, administrators and teachers unions to discuss improving school security. The School Safety Infrastructure Council was scheduled to […]