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September 18, 2014

New Gun Safety PAC Endorses Candidates

by Ellen R. Delisio | September 18, 2014 5:54pm

Ellen Delisio photo Determined not only to maintain Connecticut’s status as home to some of the toughest gun laws in the nation but also to continue to promote gun safety, a new political action committee made its endorsements Thursday on the steps of the state Capitol.

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September 17, 2014

Foley Says He Supports Closing Restraining Order Gun Loophole

by Eugene Driscoll | September 17, 2014 5:30am

The Republican candidate for governor said Tuesday he would support proposed legislation prohibiting people who have temporary restraining orders against them from possessing a firearm.

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September 16, 2014

Coalition Against Domestic Violence Reports Calls Have Increased Following Rice Video

by Kristi Allen | September 16, 2014 7:11am

http://www.ctcadv.org/ Since the video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice assaulting his then-fiance Janay Palmer Rice surfaced, the number of calls for domestic violence services in Connecticut has increased.

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September 11, 2014

Republicans Say Recent Murder Highlights Deficiencies In Risk Reduction Program

by Hugh McQuaid | September 11, 2014 5:30am

Hugh McQuaid photo The August murder of an infant in Bristol highlights deficiencies in a state program aimed at rehabilitating prisoners, a group of Republican senators said at a Wednesday press conference.

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September 10, 2014

Malloy Would Remove Guns Early In Restraining Order Cases

by Hugh McQuaid | September 10, 2014 3:09pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo If he wins a second term, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy plans to advance a bill to remove firearms from recipients of temporary restraining orders. Malloy announced the bill during a West Hartford roundtable talk Wednesday.

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CAGV Gets Organized, Launches New PAC

by Christine Stuart | September 10, 2014 2:27pm

Christine Stuart photo The executive director of Connecticut Against Gun Violence told supporters Tuesday that their pro-gun opposition wants to send a message to lawmakers who voted in favor of stricter gun laws.

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August 26, 2014

Correction Commissioner Takes Job In New York City

by Staff Report | August 26, 2014 3:07pm

Hugh McQuaid file photo Connecticut Department of Correction Commissioner James E. Dzurenda will resign at the end of the month to take a job with the New York City Department of Correction.

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August 14, 2014

Connecticut Group Works on Racial Profiling With Issue on National Stage

by Hugh McQuaid | August 14, 2014 4:00pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo With the eyes of the nation on a racially-charged conflict between protesters and police in Missouri, a small group of Connecticut policymakers met Thursday to discuss their ongoing efforts to identify racial profiling during traffic stops.

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August 1, 2014

Child Advocate: Majority of 2013 Infant, Toddler Deaths Preventable

by Madeline Stocker | August 1, 2014 3:23pm

Scrrengrab A recently-released report from the Child Advocate Office determined that the majority of the 82 infant and toddler deaths that occurred in 2013 were largely preventable.

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July 16, 2014

Hartford Gun Buyback This Weekend

by Jhansi Katechia | July 16, 2014 2:40pm

Jhansi Katechia photo Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and a group of local organizations are teaming up with the Hartford Police Department to offer a gun buyback program in an effort to get guns off of Hartford’s streets.

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