Government

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AP
July 15, 2020 - 9:26 am
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont said Tuesday the state's COVID-19 infection rate is currently low enough for the General Assembly to return for a special legislative session to consider a limited number of bills, including one allowing more people to vote by absentee in the November general election.
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Denise Merrill
AP
July 01, 2020 - 8:18 am
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said Tuesday that absentee ballot applications are being mailed this week for the Aug. 11 primary to eligible registered Democrats and Republicans as part of an effort to help accommodate voters who don't want to go to the polls because of the pandemic.
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Hartford Superior Court
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AP
June 30, 2020 - 8:02 am
A top Connecticut prosecutor on Monday withdrew her application for reappointment after being suspended and publicly criticized for taking years to issue formal reports that found police officers justified in four fatal shootings dating as far back as 2008.
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Gov. Ned Lamont speaks at Foodshare in Bloomfield
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AP
June 30, 2020 - 7:56 am
Gov. Ned Lamont said Monday he's watching the rising number of COVID-19 cases in other parts of the country and is considering whether to possibly delay Connecticut's third phase of reopening, noting it depends on what's happening here and elsewhere.
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