February 17, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 17, 2015 2:10pm
February 13, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 13, 2015 1:01pm
February 6, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 6, 2015 11:30am
Two state lawmakers are seeking to legalize and tax the sale of recreational marijuana in Connecticut. They want it to be seen as a revenue generator and boon to the state’s economy.
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February 4, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 4, 2015 12:00pm
The Public Safety and Security Committee will hear public testimony Thursday on a proposal to allow slot machines at existing off-track betting facilities located within five miles of I-91 and I-95.
February 3, 2015
by Mary E. O'Leary | February 3, 2015 8:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, declaring America has gotten away from being a “second-chance society,” has proposed major changes in the criminal justice system that would treat drug possession as a misdemeanor and eliminate mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug possession.
February 2, 2015
by Sarah Paduano | February 2, 2015 5:30am
State Sen. Mae Flexer, D-Killingly, and Rep. Gregory Haddad, D-Mansfield, are co-sponsoring a bill to require all public and private state universities and colleges to establish “affirmative consent” as the threshold in sexual assault and partner violence cases.
January 25, 2015
by New Haven Register | January 25, 2015 10:27am
January 12, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 12, 2015 2:49pm
January 9, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 9, 2015 2:44pm
NEW HAVEN—(Updated 4:48 p.m.) Brian Foley, a nursing home owner who illegally bankrolled former Gov. John G. Rowland’s consultant work on his wife’s congressional campaign, will not see the inside of a prison cell, a federal court judge said Friday.
December 19, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | December 19, 2014 3:00pm
Nancy DiNardo, the long-time chairwoman of the state Democratic Party, will not return to the position next year and will instead run for the party’s vice chair position. DiNardo has endorsed Vice Chair Nick Balletto to succeed her.