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April 18, 2014

Boost In Legal Aid Funding Sought

by Christine Stuart | April 18, 2014 2:36pm

Christine Stuart photo NEW HAVEN—Debbie Diaz was in tears in a New Haven courthouse when she learned she was being evicted because the apartment she rented was being foreclosed on by the bank.

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April 17, 2014

Bill To Give Adult Adoptees Access To Their Birth Certificate Advances

by Hugh McQuaid | April 17, 2014 12:09pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo Rep. David Alexander stood outside the House chamber Thursday morning and listened as his colleagues debated whether he should be permitted access to his original birth records.

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April 15, 2014

Settlement Would Require State To Hire 35 More Workers

by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2014 12:00pm

Under a settlement agreement reached last week in a federal lawsuit, the Connecticut General Assembly will be asked to add 35 positions to the Department of Social Services budget to help process Medicaid applications.

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April 10, 2014

State Struggles To House Transgender Youth

by Hugh McQuaid | April 10, 2014 5:30am

istockphoto State prison officials were grappling Wednesday to establish a new policy for housing transgender inmates following a court order handing the Correction Department custody of a transgender minor.

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April 8, 2014

Courting The Female Vote & Celebrating Pay Equity Day

by Christine Stuart | April 8, 2014 4:30pm

Christine Stuart photo The women’s vote can make or break a Connecticut politician. History, shows that both male and female candidates ignore the gender gap at their peril.

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April 4, 2014

‘Revenge Porn’ Bill Heads to Senate

by Christine Stuart | April 4, 2014 5:30am

Christine Stuart photo The Judiciary Committee gave its approval Wednesday to a bill that would make it a crime to publicly share nude photos or video of a former partner on the Internet or any other public venue.

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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

Drug Free Zone Bill Clears Judiciary Just Before Deadline

by Hugh McQuaid | April 2, 2014 5:34pm

Christine Stuart photo In a tight vote with just minutes to spare before its deadline, the Judiciary Committee approved a bill Wednesday to reduce heightened penalty zones for selling drugs near schools.

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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

WTIC Airs Rowland’s Show Despite Calls To The Contrary

by Staff Report | April 1, 2014 2:17pm

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 4:11 p.m.) WTIC 1080 AM allowed former Gov. John G. Rowland to go back on the air Tuesday afternoon, shortly after Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said that “any reasonable outlet” would remove him.

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