26, Nov 2014 - U.S. lawsuit vs Hartford police who fatally shot dog is revived
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court revived a lawsuit against Hartford, Connecticut, and two police officers over the fatal shooting of a family dog, near a 12-year-old girl, after the officers entered a property without a warrant to search for guns. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York said there was not enough evidence of an urgent need that would ...
24, Nov 2014 - New Haven, CT Man who talked about bombings gets 2 years in jail
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Moroccan man living in Connecticut who authorities say told people he wanted to fly bombs on remote-controlled planes into a federal building in Hartford and into Harvard University in Massachusetts has been sentenced to two years in prison, followed by deportation. Twenty-seven-year-old El Mehdi Semlali Fathi was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in New Haven. The ...
23, Nov 2014 - Stalker Gets 10 Years In Attempted Acid Bomb Attack
A Florida man who tracked his fleeing, ex-girlfriend to Connecticut and tried to injure and disfigure her with acid-filled car bombs, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday in federal court in Hartford.
23, Nov 2014 - Man charged with mailing death threats to Conn. governor, residents, judges
HARTFORD–After months of grand juries and investigation, a Florida man has officially be charged with sending threatening letters to Connecticut residents, including two federal judges and Gov. Dan Malloy, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Connecticut. Garrett Santillo, 35, who was most recently living in Hollywood, Florida, was indicted by a […]
11, Oct 2014 - US court won't hear Zedillo-Mexican massacre case
HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear the appeal of 10 people who tried to sue former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo on allegations he bore some responsibility for a 1997 massacre in Mexico and tried to cover it up.
10, Oct 2014 - Hartford, CT 1st lawsuit settlements reached in Metro-North train crash in Connecticut; terms not disclosed
HARTFORD, Conn. - Four of 28 people who sued the Metro-North Railroad in federal court after being injured in a train crash in Connecticut last year have settled with the commuter railroad.
05, Apr 2014 - Connecticut ex-governor who resigned amid scandal and rebuilt life faces legal questions again
HARTFORD, Conn. — Once a heavy hitter in Republican politics, first as a congressman and then as governor of Connecticut, John G. Rowland suffered the ultimate political defeat nearly a decade ago when he resigned from office amid a corruption scandal, eventually ordered to serve time in a federal prison.
04, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Rowland says he's leaving Conn. radio show
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, identified in federal court as a co-conspirator in a campaign finance fraud case, signed off from his afternoon radio talk show Thursday, saying he's leaving the station to "take care of some personal issues."
04, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Connecticut ex-governor again caught up in scandal
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who served time in a federal prison for a corruption scandal but managed to piece together a new life as a radio talk show host, is finding himself again in the crosshairs of federal investigators.
03, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Judge Judy suing lawyer
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Television's Judge Judy filed a lawsuit Wednesday against a Connecticut personal-injury lawyer, alleging that he used her image without authorization in advertisements that falsely suggested she had endorsed his firm.
03, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Television's Judge Judy alleges unauthorized use of her image in ads for Connecticut law firm
HARTFORD, Conn. - Television's Judge Judy filed a lawsuit Wednesday against a Connecticut personal-injury lawyer, alleging that he used her image without authorization in advertisements that falsely suggested she had endorsed his firm. The lawsuit filed in federal court seeks more than $75,000 in damages from Hartford attorney John Haymond and his firm. Judith Sheindlin, a retired Family Court ...
02, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Man gets 3 years in prison in Conn. pot bust
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A New York man busted with 315 pounds of marijuana in Connecticut has been sentenced to three years in prison.
01, Apr 2014 - Hartford, CT Judge Judy files suit against Connecticut lawyer - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, S
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Television's Judge Judy filed a lawsuit Wednesday against a Connecticut personal-injury lawyer, alleging that he used her image without authorization in advertisements that falsely suggested she had endorsed his firm.
08, Dec 2011 - Fairfield, CT Stamford Chiropractor Latest Arrest In Undercover FBI Insurance Sting - Hartford Courant
On Wednesday, chiropractor Marc Kirshner, 46, pleaded guilty in federal court to conspiracy to defraud insurance carriers and faces a sentence of from four to five years in prison under ... chiropractor offices in Connecticut, one of them ...
06, Dec 2011 - e-Tips & Traps: The Care of eDocs is crucial for business - New Haven Register
For example, Hartford’s Brainard Airport was slapped by Connecticut’s Supreme Court for intentionally discarding an ... tossed the accident report filed by a third party, the Federal Aviation Administration was never notified and did not ...