Lawyer Normal’s Jurisdiction Could Increase to Embody Civil Rights Enforcement — Connecticut by the Numbers

Attorney General's Jurisdiction May Expand to Include Civil Rights Enforcement — Connecticut by the Numbers

According to an analysis by the Office of Legal Research, a person affected by hate crimes or violations of civil rights would retain the right to take civil action in court and file a complaint with the Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO) under the law. It also empowers the Attorney General to refer … Read more

Connecticut Inmate Awarded $250Ok After Giving Beginning in Cell

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Connecticut officials are demanding over $ 250,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by an inmate after giving birth alone in her cell without medical assistance. Connecticut officials recently agreed to settle a lawsuit by a state prison inmate who “gave birth in a toilet in her cell and claims she was denied medical care.” Despite … Read more