26, Feb 2015 - Hartford, CT Feds: 12 years for Venezuelan financier in Connecticut fraud
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Venezuelan financier who ran a massive fraud scheme used investment funds as personal piggy banks to support a lavish lifestyle, including a $5 million home on Connecticut's Gold Coast, prosecutors said in a memo urging a federal judge to sentence him to at least 12 years in prison.
23, Feb 2015 - Hartford, CT Branford Woman Gets Probation In Pyramid Scheme
HARTFORD (AP) — Another Connecticut woman has been sentenced in connection with a pyramid scheme that authorities say involved millions of dollars and more than 1,000 other women.
23, Feb 2015 - Tennessee man charged with fraud for fake Newtown charity
By Richard Weizel MILFORD, Conn. (Reuters) - A Tennessee man who U.S. prosecutors contend set up a fraudulent charity tied to the 2012 massacre at a Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school will face wire-fraud charges, federal officials said. Robert Bruce, a 34-year-old personal trainer from Nashville, will be indicted in U.S. District Court in Hartford, Connecticut, on six counts of wire fraud ...
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 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.
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."
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 ...