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State High Court To Address Juvenile Sentencing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s Supreme Court has decided to take up three cases that could decide how the state handles the convictions of children who commit murder and other violent crimes. The court will […]

09/13/2014

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AG Withdraws Appeal To High Court For Now

Connecticut has withdrawn an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that former Gov. John Rowland’s administration violated the constitutional rights of 2,800 state employees it laid off in 2003, state Attorney General George Jepsen said Monday.

12/09/2013

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Campaign Finance Rally In Hartford

A coalition of labor, environmental, and student groups turned out today in Hartford for a rally on the financing of political campaigns. Currently, there’s a $123,000 cap on donations to campaigns, parties or PACs during […]

10/08/2013

<> on October 26, 2010 in Long Beach, California.

Supreme Court Justice at Yale

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an advocate for women’s rights before she joined the high court, said Friday that one of her favorite techniques to persuade men on legal […]

10/19/2012

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Mass. Coalition Calls For Amendment

A Massachusetts group has submitted thousands of petition signatures to put a non-binding question on the November ballot, asserting that corporations aren’t entitled to the same rights as people.

07/24/2012

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