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March 20, 2018

Jepsen Requests Information From Facebook Over Data Breach

by Christine Stuart | Mar 20, 2018 5:30am
Posted to: Consumer Protection | Election 2016 | Election 2018 | Law Enforcement | Legal | Privacy

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HARTFORD, CT — Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen wrote Facebook on Monday asking the social network to provide his office with information about how it could have allowed a company to harvest personal information from 50 million users.

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August 4, 2017

Women’s Groups, Lawmakers Challenge DCCC Statements

by Christine Stuart | Aug 4, 2017 12:17pm
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Congress | Health Care | State Capitol | Hartford | Privacy

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — Gathered Friday on the north steps of the state Capitol in Hartford, a small group of pro-choice organizations and state lawmakers condemned the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s recent statement on abortion.

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July 28, 2017

Attorneys General Warn About Malware Sites

by Cara Rosner | Jul 28, 2017 5:30am
Posted to: Consumer Protection | Legal | Privacy | Public Safety

Courtesy of the PSA Fifteen state attorneys general from across the country, including Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, are participating in a first-ever national campaign to warn consumers of the dangers of “pirate” websites.

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March 31, 2016

OP-ED | In State v. Dennis Kono, Drug-sniffing Police Dog Violates Home Privacy Protection

by Tejas Bhatt | Mar 31, 2016 5:59pm
Posted to: Analysis | Civil Liberties | Courts | Law Enforcement | Legal | Privacy | Opinion

Should police be permitted to use a drug-sniffing dog to roam the hallways of an apartment or condominium complex to search for contraband without getting a warrant from a judge? That is the question confronted by the state supreme court this week in a case called State v. Dennis Kono.

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