August 24, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 24, 2016 3:55pm
A California-based education advocacy group backed by Silicon Valley entrepreneur David Welch filed a federal lawsuit in Connecticut Tuesday seeking to establish a federal constitutional right to an adequate education.
by Christine Stuart | August 24, 2016 5:29am
August 7, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 7, 2016 9:48pm
Retired Connecticut Supreme Court Justice David Borden died on Sunday at age 79. He was an advocate for a more transparent judiciary, juvenile justice reform, and a proponent for changing the way police conduct criminal identification lineups.
July 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 21, 2016 1:32pm
Connecticut joined with 11 other states and the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday in filing a lawsuit to block the proposed merger of insurers Anthem and Cigna. The DOJ also moved to block Aetna Inc.’s planned merger with Humana Inc.
Tags: Anthem, Cigna, Aetna, Loretta Lynch, William Baer, Humana, dh
July 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 20, 2016 10:31am
July 15, 2016
by Cara Rosner | July 15, 2016 5:30am
July 1, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | July 1, 2016 5:30am
In a move that may help Connecticut’s two federally recognized Indian tribes build a new casino somewhere between Hartford and the Massachusetts border, a federal district judge dismissed a legal challenge to the proposal brought by MGM Resorts International.
June 30, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | June 30, 2016 5:30am
Though a U.S. Supreme Court decision this week that overturned the corruption conviction of a former Virginia governor raised questions about whether state efforts to clean up its government could prove vulnerable, it appears the ruling’s focus has little direct bearing on Connecticut’s statutes.
June 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2016 5:30am
June 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 28, 2016 2:13pm
The International Brotherhood of Police Officers, which also represents judicial marshals, filed a complaint Monday with the state Department of Labor for its decision to hire state troopers to patrol outside four urban courthouses.