Court Case Will Decide: Free Speech Or Threats?

Jury selection starts Wednesday in the case of a Family Court critic charged with threatening a judge.


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Arrest Made In Threatening Post

(EAST LYME-Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  State Police have made an arrest in connection with a threatening post on social media.18 year old Tyler McKenzie of East Lyme  is charged with Threatening and Breach of Peace. Detectives […]


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Man Accused Of Threatening Police

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut man has been charged with threatening to kill police officers and their families in retaliation for the killings of unarmed black men by white police officers in Missouri and […]


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Threat Charge Filed In Sandy Hook shooting

A Venezuelan man has been charged with making threatening phone calls to residents of Newtown, days after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in December 2012.


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Threat Suspect Appears in Court

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ An 18-year-old Connecticut woman has been arrested after police said she allegedly made verbal threats of violence against two schools. Police said Natalie Carpenter of Torrington was arrested Tuesday. She appeared […]


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Fairfield Man Arrested After Fears He Would Harm Children

A Fairfield man has been arrested of said he  had thought for years of harming  children at  one of the elementary schools in town.Police say  44 year old Joseph Russo called them last month and   […]


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School Expels Two Over Twitter Threats

Two West Haven High School students have been arrested and expelled over alleged threats they made to the school on the Twitter social media site.


Central Connecticut State University students rally in support of two female students who had threatening, anti-gay messages left on their dorm room door. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

CCSU Rally After Anti-gay Threats Left At Dorm Door

Several hundred Central Connecticut State University students gathered in the middle of campus Tuesday evening, to denounce threatening, anti-gay messages left on the dorm room door of two female students.


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Jury Finds Blogger Innocent Of Threatening Connecticut Lawmakers

The Hartford Superior Court jury considering the case of New Jersey blogger Hal Turner has found him not guilty on both counts.


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Blogger Trial Underway

Trial is under way in Hartford Superior Court for a blogger arrested two years ago after urging readers to “take up arms” against Connecticut lawmakers.