July 24, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 24, 2015 12:00pm
July 17, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | July 17, 2015 5:30am
While the freedom-of-information outlook has often been rather grim during the transparency-challenged Malloy administration, the General Assembly’s regular session finished up with some encouraging news.
Tags: FOI, FOI Commission, OGA, charter schools, FUSE, jumoke academy, michael sharpe, terry cowgill, dh
July 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 16, 2015 5:12pm
July 14, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 14, 2015 4:06pm
With the ink not yet dry on a new law to reduce incarceration rates among nonviolent offenders, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration said Tuesday that the number of arrests and jail admissions continues to decline at record levels.
July 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 13, 2015 5:30am
In concert with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s Second Chance proposal, Correction Department Commissioner Scott Semple announced last week that the department would be closing a portion of the Bridgeport Correctional Center before the end of the month.
July 9, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 9, 2015 9:03pm
Even as the South Carolina state legislature decided to pull the Confederate flag from statehouse grounds, Republicans in Washington made a move to guarantee the sale and display of the flag, a move immediately decried by Connecticut’s Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District.
Tags: South Carolina, Elizabeth Esty, john larson, DC News Junkie, dh
July 8, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 8, 2015 4:28pm
Two bills addressing criminal justice reforms have been signed into law by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in a move addressing disparities in the way citizens are treated by police and the courts.
by Luke Foster | July 8, 2015 12:05am
WINDSOR — While counting prisoners as residents of the town where they are incarcerated instead of where they live can cause problems with governmental representation, it is a problem that can be fixed, a prison reform advocate said Tuesday.
July 7, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 7, 2015 2:57pm
July 6, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 6, 2015 4:52pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed a bill late last week to bring arrest details to light as part of the state’s sunshine law ensuring public access to government records and proceedings.