‘It’s a Pretty Apparent Conflict’: First Selectman Voices Concern About Parks & Rec Commissioner – New Canaanite

05/12/18 – By Michael Dinan An appointed town official is risking a conflict of interest due to her position on a private nonprofit organization whose work involves the very area Read More …

Muffling the Media Won’t Work – New Haven Register

05/12/19 – By James Walker An incident between a reporter and Bridgeport police Thursday night should not only concern every journalist in the state of Connecticut but also sound a Read More …

Reporter detained while covering Bridgeport demonstration – Waterbury Republican-American

05/10/19 – By Martha Shanahan Police handcuffed and detained a reporter with Hearst Connecticut Media for about 30 minutes while she was on assignment covering a demonstration on the anniversary Read More …

Connecticut Post reporter detained while covering Bridgeport protest – Hartford Courant

05/11/19 – By Christine Dempsey A newspaper reporter who has covered controversies at the Bridgeport Police Department said she was handcuffed and taken into custody while covering a protest in Read More …

Connecticut law: Anyone can take videos of police actions – Connecticut Post

05/11/19 – By Ken Dixon Not only was a Hearst Connecticut Media reporter within her rights to take video of Bridgeport police Thursday night during a protest on the second Read More …

For Bridgeport reporter, handcuffs weren’t supposed to be part of the deal – Connecticut Post

05/11/19 – By Tara O’Neill BRIDGEPORT — The last thing I wanted was to become the subject of a story. (Read More)

Ethics probe into West Haven vacation buybacks called ‘political’ – New Haven Register

05/08/19 – By Pam McLoughlin WEST HAVEN — The city’s Ethics Commission has started an investigation into the vacation “buyback” program as it relates to elected officials, following public outcry Read More …

Free speech celebrated at annual Law Day ceremony in Waterbury – Waterbury Republican-American

05/04/19 – By Mike Patrick WATERBURY — The value and principles of free speech were celebrated Friday at the annual Law Day ceremony, where several members of the legal profession Read More …

Privacy v. Transparency: Maintaining the Delicate Balance

Friday, May 3, 2019 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. The Riverhouse at Goodspeed StationHaddam, Connecticut Sponsored byConnecticut Freedom of Information Commission Connecticut Foundation for Open Government Connecticut Council on Freedom Read More …

Plans for a $100 million State Pier project, filling in acres of dock space, are secret

04/02/19 – By David Collins The Connecticut Port Authority is considering a $100 million grand remaking of State Pier, including filling seven acres of dock space between the existing pier Read More …