August 14, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 14, 2015 5:30am
August 13, 2015
by Staff Report | August 13, 2015 12:38pm
Connecticut’s Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the death penalty “no longer serves any legitimate penological purpose,” violates the state constitution, and should be abolished for the 11 men who remain on death row.
August 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 6, 2015 5:30am
July 23, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 23, 2015 11:40am
July 20, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 20, 2015 5:30am
July 16, 2015
by Cara Rosner | July 16, 2015 12:00pm
State officials collected roughly $1.8 million in fines from out-of-state companies operating illegally in Connecticut during the 2015 fiscal year, according to Secretary of the State Denise Merrill and Attorney General George Jepsen.
Tags: businesses, Cara Rosner, George Jepsen, Denise Merrill, out-of-state, dh
July 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 6, 2015 12:48pm
The Working Families Party and their allies in organized labor may have been outspent this past legislative session, but they eked out a victory during the special session and vowed to continue to fight for working families next year.
July 1, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 1, 2015 1:47pm
In a bid to address income inequality nationwide, President Barack Obama announced his proposal to extend overtime pay Tuesday, a ruling that updates a significant labor regulation and would result in larger paychecks for nearly 5 million workers.
June 17, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 17, 2015 5:30am
An attorney for the Connecticut Democratic Party told state election regulators Monday that the party won’t comply with its investigatory subpoena regarding get-out-the-vote campaign mailings prominently featuring Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in 2014.
Tags: David Golub, subpoena, Maolly mailings, SEEC, dh
June 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 16, 2015 5:30am
A committee in charge of a $45 million grant to re-imagine how healthcare is paid for and delivered in Connecticut has adopted “conflict of interest” language that allows its members to financially benefit from the grant.