April 10, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 10, 2014 5:30am
State prison officials were grappling Wednesday to establish a new policy for housing transgender inmates following a court order handing the Correction Department custody of a transgender minor.
April 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 5, 2014 4:27pm
They were unable to stop Connecticut’s General Assembly last year from passing sweeping gun control legislation, but gun rights advocates gathered Saturday at the state Capitol to let lawmakers know they will make their voices heard at the ballot box.
Tags: Anna Kopperud, NRA, Second Amendment, Scott Wilson, CCDL, 2014
February 14, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 14, 2014 6:30am
The cause of freedom of information in Connecticut went through a bleak period last year. The ghastly school massacre in Newtown had prompted frantic lawmakers to pass laws restricting FOI in the dead of night and without public hearings. And just when open-government advocates thought things had quieted down, along came the “Task Force on Victim Privacy and the Public’s Right to Know.”
by Hugh McQuaid | February 14, 2014 6:30am
February 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 7, 2014 6:04pm
by Christine Stuart | February 7, 2014 2:24pm
January 30, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2014 6:30am
On Monday, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy left the door open for the legislature to offer amnesty to gun owners and by Wednesday Connecticut Against Gun Violence began mobilizing its supporters against it.
January 24, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 24, 2014 6:13pm
January 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 21, 2014 12:32pm
They knew from the start that it was a long shot, but former Gov. John G. Rowland and Marc Rya, his former budget director, said it’s “unfortunate” that the U.S. Supreme Court decided not to hear a petition regarding a decade-old labor dispute.
January 17, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | January 17, 2014 9:51am