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Charla Nash (Courtesy CT-N)

Chimp Attack Victim Seeks Primate Sale Rules

A woman disfigured by a chimpanzee attack in Connecticut is visiting Washington this week to urge the passage of new federal restrictions on the sale of primates as pets.

07/08/2014

A photo of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting perpetrator Adam Lanza. (Courtesy Western Connecticut State University)

Newspaper Uncovers 2011 Call Believed To Be From Sandy Hook Gunman

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The man who carried out the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre apparently called a radio station a year earlier to discuss the 2009 mauling of a Connecticut woman by a […]

01/16/2014

Charla Nash courtesy Brigham and Women's Hospital

Chimp Attack Victim Denied Permission To Sue State

A Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.

06/14/2013

Charla Nash (Courtesy Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Agreement To Settle In Chimp-Mauling Lawsuit

awyers for a woman mauled by a chimpanzee in Connecticut have agreed to settle a lawsuit against the estate of the primate’s now-dead owner, but there’s a dispute over the final details, according to court documents obtained Thursday by The Associated Press.

11/29/2012

Claims Commissioner Hears Arguments In Chimp Attack

Connecticut’s attorney general is asking a state official to dismiss a claim filed by a woman who was severely disfigured by a chimpanzee in 2009.

08/10/2012

(Courtesy Office of the Governor)

Malloy: I Assumed Chimp Owners Were In Compliance With Law

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is denying comments from a Stamford woman mauled by a chimpanzee that he was aware the animal was dangerous, when he was the city’s mayor.

03/27/2012

(Courtesy Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Chimp Attack Victim Undergoes Full Face Transplant

Doctors at a Boston hospital have performed a full face transplant on the Connecticut woman who was mauled by her friend’s pet chimpanzee.

06/10/2011

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