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SAM releases report asserting Connecticut would face cost from marijuana legalization double projected tax revenues

The leading national group opposed to modern marijuana reform, Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), today released this big new report titled "The Projected Costs of Marijuana Legalization in Connecticut." Here is how its "Introduction/Summary" gets started: Much has been said … Continue reading

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Race Discrimination Accusations Hit Connecticut Agency

When employees work in helping professions, they generally expect their supervisors and co-workers to share values of compassion and empathy. Unfortunately, racial discrimination, harassment and bullying can rear their ugly heads nearly anywhere, even among people who do good for a … Continue reading

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Connecticut State Statute Limiting the Length of the Runway at Tweed-New Haven Airport Resists Federal Preemption Challenge

Tweed-New Haven Airport, seeking to extend its 5,600 foot runway to 7,200 feet, has run into an unexpected roadblock.  A Federal Magistrate in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut has determined that Connecticut’s Gen. Stat. 15-120j(c) … Continue reading

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October 27 U.S. Supreme Court Swearing-In Federal Bar Association Hartford Connecticut

Sign up now to have General William K. Suter swear you in to the U.S. Supreme Court in Hartford CT on October 27 at an event sponsored by the Federal Bar Association. Application deadline is October 6. Supreme Court of … Continue reading

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Another Connecticut Nursing Home Fined for Inadequate Medical Care

We recently blogged about cases of neglect at Connecticut nursing homes. The New Haven Independent reported last Tuesday of yet another instance of poor medical care at a Connecticut nursing home. In this case, a nursing home was fined $3,000 … Continue reading

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