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Connecticut Attorney General William Tong speaks beside Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz, third from left, and Gov. Ned Lamont, fourth from left, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, in Hartford, Conn., where they announced plans to join a coalition of 20 states in an upcoming lawsuit to prevent the release of 3D printed gun files on the internet. (AP Photo/Susan Haigh)

Connecticut to join other states to block 3D gun blueprints

Jan. 22, 2020 5:14 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The attorney general of Connecticut, a state that last year placed strict limitations on “ghost guns,” announced Wednesday that his office will join 20 other states in suing the federal government to prevent the release of 3D-printed gun files online. Democrat William...

Panel names 4 finalists for top Connecticut prosecutor

Jan. 14, 2020 9:32 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Three veteran state's attorneys and a top official in the Connecticut attorney general's office were named Tuesday as finalists for the state's top prosecutor job. The state Criminal Justice Commission announced the finalists for chief state's attorney are Stamford/Norwalk State's...

Appeals board drops Connecticut woman's deportation order

Dec. 9, 2019 7:54 PM EST

Hartford, Conn. (AP) — The pardon for a Connecticut woman facing deportation was ruled valid by an appeals board on Monday. The Board of Immigration Appeals terminated Wayzaro Walton’s removal proceedings and have allowed her to remain in the U.S., according to Connecticut Attorney General William...