March 28, 2017
by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | March 28, 2017 5:30am
HARTFORD, CT — Every spring, the General Assembly considers a bill to give away, sell, or swap state-owned land.
March 27, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 27, 2017 11:30am
HARTFORD, CT - A proposal to extend the amount of time adult victims of a sexual assault have to report the crime was the subject of an emotional Judiciary Committee public hearing last week.
by Jack Kramer | March 27, 2017 5:30am
March 22, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 22, 2017 4:00pm
HARTFORD, CT — Supporters of legalizing marijuana were put on the defensive Wednesday by almost two hours of testimony offered by Dr. Deepak Cyril D’Souza, a professor of psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine and director of neuropsychiatry at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System.
March 21, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 21, 2017 3:32pm
HARTFORD, CT - Connecticut’s “dual arrest” rate, where both the aggressor and the victim in a domestic violence incident are arrested, far exceeds the national average, but law enforcement officials said that more education and not new legislation is the answer.
March 20, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 20, 2017 3:05pm
HARTFORD, CT — (Updated 5:08 p.m.) A few weeks after a convicted murderer walked out of a court a free man, family members of the victim made a passionate plea to make those convicted of serious crimes serve their full sentences.
March 16, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 16, 2017 2:11pm
by Christine Stuart | March 16, 2017 11:30am
HARTFORD, CT — A new nonprofit organization is trying in a bipartisan manner with “out of the box voices” to convey the urgency of coming up with a formula for how the state funds education.
by Christine Stuart | March 16, 2017 5:30am
HARTFORD, CT — Five years after filing a federal lawsuit against the state to force it to issue food stamps in a timely manner, legal aid attorneys said they’ve reached a settlement.
March 9, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 9, 2017 1:07pm
HARTFORD, CT — A group of local elected officials said Thursday that it is illegal for Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to shift about a third of the state’s contributions to the Teacher’s Retirement System to cities and towns.