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November 26, 2014

Patients Seek To Add Their Conditions To Medical Marijuana List

by Christine Stuart | November 26, 2014 11:54am

Christine Stuart photo Hertz Nazaire, 41, lives with sickle cell disease and while he says he’s never tried marijuana to ease his chronic pain, he hates the narcotics he because they make him dizzy and nauseous. He said he would like medical marijuana to be an option.

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Braddock’s Sentence

by Hugh McQuaid | November 26, 2014 5:30am

Hugh McQuaid file photo A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction of Robert Braddock Jr., a political aide serving more than three years in prison for campaign finance conspiracy while working for former House Speaker Chris Donovan’s congressional campaign.

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November 25, 2014

Malloy Administration Personnel Changes Are Under Way

by Christine Stuart | November 25, 2014 10:28am

Christine Stuart photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Monday that there will be some changes in his administration as he starts his second term.

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November 21, 2014

Consumers File 840 Complaints Against Frontier

by Cara Rosner | November 21, 2014 9:10am

Nearly one month after the conversion from AT&T to Frontier Communications, more than 840 Connecticut customers have filed written complaints with the state about the changeover.

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November 18, 2014

State Board to Hear Patients Pitch New Conditions for Access to Medical Marijuana

by Kristi Allen | November 18, 2014 5:30am

istockphoto A state physicians board will hold a public hearing next week to decide whether to add new medical conditions to the state’s medical marijuana law.

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November 13, 2014

Use of Connecticut’s Gun Seizure Law Started Climbing In 2008

by Hugh McQuaid | November 13, 2014 3:17pm

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MICHAEL A. NORKO & MADELON BARANOSKI Gun seizures under a first-of-its-kind Connecticut law passed in 1999 have increased dramatically since 2008, according to preliminary research from Duke University, Yale University, and the University of Connecticut.

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October 30, 2014

Advocates Identify Flaw, Call For Greater Trust In Trust Act

by Christine Stuart | October 30, 2014 12:17pm

Christine Stuart photo Members of the Connecticut Immigrant Rights Alliance dropped off a letter Thursday at Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s capitol office to call attention to a “flaw” in the Correction Department’s policy on Immigration and Custom Enforcement detainer requests.

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October 16, 2014

Gabby Giffords Makes A Pitch For Common Sense Gun Laws

by Christine Stuart | October 16, 2014 4:17pm

Christine Stuart photo Former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords on Thursday urged Connecticut women to join her in standing up for common sense laws that keep guns out of the hands of abusers.

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October 13, 2014

Officials Seek Comment on Creation of State-Sponsored Retirement Account

by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2014 11:24am

State officials are seeking public comment regarding the feasibility of a state-sponsored retirement plan for all private sector employees.

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October 10, 2014

New Laws Crack Down On Robocalls

by Cara Rosner | October 10, 2014 11:00am

istockphoto Two new state laws have significantly increased the fines that individuals and companies face if they send consumers unsolicited text messages or bother them with “robocalls.”

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