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July 21, 2017

Follow Up Study Narrows Racial Profiling In Traffic Stops to 18 Police Officers

by Jack Kramer | July 21, 2017 12:00pm

ART OLYMPIC VIA SHUTTERSTOCK HARTFORD, CT — Eighteen police officers were identified as being statistically more likely to stop minority motorists in nine municipal police departments and the state police barracks in Hartford, according to a report compiled by the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy.

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October 14, 2016

Tribe To Connecticut: You Owe Us $610M For Taking Our Land

by Christine Stuart | October 14, 2016 2:00pm

Christine Stuart photo The Schaghticoke Tribal Nation, which has unsuccessfully fought for years for federal recognition, filed a lawsuit against Connecticut Friday for $610 million in damages associated with the states taking of tribal land.

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July 17, 2013

Consumer Advocates Say Government Is Subsidizing Obesity

by Jacqueline Wattles | July 17, 2013 5:30am

Jacqueline Wattles photo (Updated 1:13 p.m.) A consumer advocacy group released its third annual report Tuesday detailing a disparity between federal subsidies for large-scale agribusinesses versus small farms.

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