September 22, 2016
by Cara Rosner | September 22, 2016 12:00pm
September 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2016 12:13pm
A week after a long-awaited court decision mandated that the state must resolve disparities and shortcomings in education funding, teacher evaluations, high school graduation requirements, and a handful of other policies, Attorney General George Jepsen announced Thursday that the state would appeal.
September 14, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 14, 2016 5:30am
Two factions within Connecticut’s Independent Party are still fighting for control of their ballot lines with only weeks to go before the November election. In the latest round of acrimony, the party’s Danbury faction on Tuesday sued Secretary of the State Denise Merrill and two members of the other faction of the party in Waterbury.
September 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 13, 2016 2:19pm
The Connecticut Department of Banking has less than 20 days to decide whether it will appeal a court decision that sustains tribal immunity for an Oklahoma-based Indian tribe that manages payday loan companies.
September 7, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 7, 2016 4:25pm
In a 90-page decision with more than 1,000 findings of fact, Hartford Superior Court Judge Thomas Moukawsher said “Connecticut is defaulting on its constitutional duty to provide adequate public school opportunities,” and has 180 days to devise a new funding formula for public education.
by Christine Stuart | September 7, 2016 5:30am
September 1, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 1, 2016 1:25pm
The rebellion against Connecticut’s liquor pricing regulations ended before the holiday weekend when both retailers, who had been openly disobeying the law, agreed to stop selling below the state-mandated minimum.
August 31, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 31, 2016 5:30am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy isn’t upset that two liquor store chains have decided to violate Connecticut’s minimum pricing law by offering some of their products below the mandated state minimum.
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