May 26, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 26, 2016 1:45pm
The Connecticut Supreme Court declined to reverse a previous decision that found the death penalty was unconstitutional for all, including the 11 inmates left on death row after the General Assembly prospectively abolished the practice in 2012.
May 25, 2016
by Kristi Allen | May 25, 2016 11:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Correction Commissioner Scott Semple met with inmates of Hartford Correctional Center on Wednesday in their continued effort to get the General Assembly to adopt a package of criminal justice reforms.
May 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 20, 2016 11:59am
May 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 16, 2016 4:42pm
Outgoing House Speaker Brendan Sharkey, D-Hamden, said Monday that he supports Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s efforts to reform the criminal justice system. But he said it will be up to the governor to make sure the House has the votes.
by Christine Stuart | May 16, 2016 1:46pm
May 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 13, 2016 9:14pm
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was confident Friday morning that there was enough support in the House to approve his package of criminal justice reforms, but that confidence faded after a day of backroom talks and vote counting.
by Christine Stuart | May 13, 2016 12:41am
May 12, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 12, 2016 5:30am
(Updated 7:30 a.m.) Several key documents related to the 2017 state budget weren’t posted until after midnight on the night before the Senate was expected to convene a special session to make adjustments to close a nearly $1 billion deficit.
May 11, 2016
by Cara Rosner | May 11, 2016 10:30am
As state officials continue to investigate deteriorating home foundations in eastern Connecticut, the companies at the center of the controversy have voluntarily agreed to stop selling certain products for residential use until next year.
May 6, 2016
by Cara Rosner | May 6, 2016 5:30am