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April 3, 2014

Defamation Lawsuit Explores The Idea of Public Hearing ‘Immunity’

by Christine Stuart | April 3, 2014 5:30am

Connecticut courts have never had to decide whether a member of the public, who is testifying at a legislative hearing, can defame another person without consequences. But a judge may soon get a chance to clarify the issue.

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April 2, 2014

Committee Won’t Allow Chimpanzee Victim To Sue State

by Staff Report | April 2, 2014 4:24pm

The victim of a 2009 chimpanzee attack said she was “heartbroken” that the Judiciary Committee won’t allow her complaint for financial damages to be heard by a court.

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April 1, 2014

Emotions Run High At Hearing on Guardian Ad Litems

by Hugh McQuaid | April 1, 2014 6:00am

Hugh McQuaid photo Legislation changing how child custody cases are handled in Connecticut courts drew emotional testimony Monday from parents who feel wronged by the people the court assigns to represent their children.

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March 31, 2014

Wilson-Foley, Husband Implicate Rowland in Guilty Pleas

by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | March 31, 2014 7:00pm

CTNJ file photo Former Gov. John G. Rowland is in hot water again. Former congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley and her husband, Brian Foley, pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to illegally paying Rowland $35,000 in campaign consulting fees.

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March 28, 2014

Parsing the Supreme Court’s ‘Vicious’ Horse Ruling

by Hugh McQuaid | March 28, 2014 5:30am

Arnold Gold -- New Haven Register Gov. Dannel P. Malloy renewed his push for legislation Wednesday to protect horse owners from additional liability following a Supreme Court decision regarding “Scuppy,” a horse that bit a child in 2006.

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March 14, 2014

Malloy Elevates Two, Nominates 16

by Christine Stuart | March 14, 2014 3:26pm

Christine Stuart photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy nominated two judges to the Appellate Court and 16 attorneys to the Superior Court on Friday in what could be his last round of judicial nominations.

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March 5, 2014

OP-ED | In Defense of Family Court Judges

by Kimberly A. Knox | March 5, 2014 5:34pm

The Honorable Leslie Olear came before the General Assembly for reappointment on Feb. 26, having served the previous eight years with a stellar record. By all accounts, she is the type of judge that Connecticut deserves and needs: smart, hardworking and committed to doing what is fair and just.

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March 3, 2014

Both Supporters & Opponents of Juvenile Sentencing Bill Are Tired of Testifying

by Christine Stuart | March 3, 2014 6:03pm

Hugh McQuaid photo Barbara Fair is sick of traveling to Hartford year after year to testify on a bill that would give juvenile offenders an opportunity to reduce their sentences.

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February 21, 2014

Subpoenas Offer Glimpse At Federal GOP Probe

by Christine Stuart | February 21, 2014 3:52pm

CTNJ file photo (Updated 5:13 p.m.) Subpoenas released Friday show that federal investigators plan to search through text messages, emails, contracts, and other correspondences as they scrutinize the relationship between top Republican staffers and two direct mail companies.

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February 12, 2014

State Employees File Class Action Over Union Dues

by Christine Stuart | February 12, 2014 6:30am

Christine Stuart file photo A group of former state employee union members, some of whom wanted to change unions after the animosity created by the 2011 concession package, are suing the state and its union in a class-action complaint.

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