December 20, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 20, 2014 6:40pm
HARTFORD — More than 200 people marched to the state Capitol on Saturday afternoon to make sure no one forgets about the death of Michael Brown, whose shooting by a police officer earlier this year in Ferguson, Missouri, has led to an ongoing series of demonstrations and protests throughout the country.
December 12, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | December 12, 2014 5:30am
Now that the greatest Connecticut political corruption trial of my generation has concluded and will likely result in significant jail time for the convict, I can relax, listen to WTIC and wait for its former employee’s sentencing, right?
December 5, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | December 5, 2014 5:30am
I’ll say it right away so there’s no confusion: police in the United States need to wear body cameras. They need to start wearing them right away, and they need to do so voluntarily. But that’s the easy part of police reform: the rest will be much, much harder.
Tags: Police, police conduct, Ferguson, Susan Bigelow, dh
October 29, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | October 29, 2014 9:03am
Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty offered a passionate defense of her opposition to the death penalty Tuesday night, a week before voters will decide whether to re-elect her to a second term representing Connecticut’s 5th District.
October 23, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | October 23, 2014 8:02pm
A California lawmaker who chaired a congressional task force on gun violence after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting nearly two years ago was in Newtown on Thursday, meeting with high school students and supporting 5th District Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty’s re-election campaign.
October 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 16, 2014 4:17pm
September 26, 2014
by Suzanne Bates | September 26, 2014 12:00pm
It was clear that Brink Lindsey, vice president of research at Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank, was surprised to find himself on the same panel as the well-known progressive activist Ralph Nader.
September 17, 2014
by Eugene Driscoll | September 17, 2014 4:30am
September 11, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 11, 2014 3:46pm
by Hugh McQuaid | September 11, 2014 4:30am