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July 18, 2018 - 2:14 pm
Six states and New York City are suing the federal government, saying it is unlawfully forcing them to engage in federal immigration enforcement to receive anti-crime funds.
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June 12, 2018 - 11:19 am
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) - A federal judge has ruled that a lawsuit filed against a Connecticut city and local police officials by a longtime critic of the police department can move forward. Christopher Dingwell Sr. in his suit says the department issued a news release about his son's arrest in an...
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April 13, 2018 - 10:14 am
The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy shot to death in a friend's home have sued the man who rented the house alleging "wanton and reckless misconduct" for failing to properly store a firearm.
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April 07, 2018 - 7:36 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A $1.1 million settlement has been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit connected to a 2016 fatal highway crash in Windsor Locks. The Connecticut Law Tribune reports the family of Kevin Dutra agreed to the settlement last month with the insurer of a nonprofit group whose sport...
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April 05, 2018 - 10:54 am
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) - The former director of a Connecticut animal shelter has settled a lawsuit with a volunteer who was attacked by her pet dog. The Record-Journal reports that former Meriden Humane Society Director Marlena DiBianco reached a settlement Monday with Marlene Wall for more than $362,...
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March 30, 2018 - 3:13 pm
A federal judge has ruled Connecticut officials were wrong to keep more than half of a prison inmate's $300,000 lawsuit award to help pay the costs of his incarceration — money the state was ordered to pay him for violating his rights after he was beaten by another prisoner.
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