New award named for Conn. freedom of information advocate – CT Post

07/02/2021 – Staff Reports The Connecticut Foundation for Open Government on Friday announced it has created an award named for the founding executive director of the state’s Freedom of Information Read More …

Judge orders West Haven to release documents to man incarcerated for home invasion – New Haven Register

07/01/2021 – By Brian Zahn WEST HAVEN — Following an order by a magistrate judge to produce documents, the city said it has turned over material to an incarcerated man Read More …

New freedom of information award announced – The Day

07/01/21 – By Taylor Hartz A new annual award recognizing those who work toward transparency in government was announced by the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government this week, named in Read More …

Lawmakers call for reform after Hearst Connecticut investigation of police misconduct – New Haven Register

06/30/21 – By Bill Cummings State lawmakers and activists say a Hearst Connecticut Media Group investigation into the shadowy and often lenient world of police discipline highlighted how more reform Read More …

Lamont team favored rich utilities as New London sought better host deal on State Pier – The Day

06/26/21 – By David Collins I learned from a review of 2020 emails, obtained through a Freedom of Information request, some interesting things related to Gov. Ned Lamont’s generous rebuilding Read More …

Regulating Big Tech: The Limits of Free Speech on Social Media

In case you missed last weeks program with The Connecticut Mirror: Regulating Big Tech: The Limits of Free Speech on Social Media – YouTube

Failure of education isn’t lack of internet and laptops – Journal Inquirer

08/03/2020 – By Chris Powell Congratulations to Connecticut billionaires Ray and Barbara Dalio for discovering at last a way to try to improve the education of poor children in the Read More …

New police law may need fixing because of reckless haste – Journal Inquirer

08/02/2020 – By Chris Powell Maybe things will work out, but the police accountability legislation finalized by the state Senate this week and sure to be signed by Governor Lamont Read More …

Soulemane lawyer says West Haven cops ignored requests for info – CT Insider

06/09/2020 – Meghan Friedmann and Clare Dignan WEST HAVEN — An attorney representing the family of a man shot by state police said local police for months have ignored his Read More …

Police Union Takes Action After Sexual Harassment Claims Go Unheard – Lawyers.com

06/02/2020 – by Joseph C. Maya, Esq. The police union representing the Connecticut State Police rank and file has called out a member of the brass with ties to Eastern Read More …