FOI panel fines insurance commissioner – Meriden Record-Journal

06/29/17 – By Mike Savino HARTFORD — The Freedom of Information Commission Wednesday issued Insurance Commissioner Katharine Wade a $500 fine after ruling that she improperly withheld documents last summer related to a proposed merger between Aetna and Humana. [Read Continue reading FOI panel fines insurance commissioner – Meriden Record-Journal

Woodbury loses 2 Freedom of Information cases – Republican-American

06/26/17 – By Hanna Snyder Gambini WOODBURY – The state Freedom of Information Commission ruled against the town in two separate cases, but no penalties were issued. Both complaints, filed by Main Street South resident Tom Arras, involve executive sessions Continue reading Woodbury loses 2 Freedom of Information cases – Republican-American

Lawsuits: Officer used excessive force in several cases – Fox News

06/25/17 – By Dave Collins, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. –  Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer accused of beating people while they were handcuffed and ordering his Continue reading Lawsuits: Officer used excessive force in several cases – Fox News

Watchdog agencies say mail lists compiled by legislators fair game for campaigns – Meriden Record-Journal

06/21/17 – By Mike Savino Email lists compiled by legislators are fair game for political campaigns, two watchdog agencies have said in recent rulings. [Read More]

Stonington settles FOI complaint filed by The Day – The Day

06/20/17 – By Joe Wojtas Stonington — Just hours before a hearing was slated to take place Tuesday afternoon in Hartford, the town agreed to settle a Freedom of Information Act complaint filed by The Day that alleged the Board Continue reading Stonington settles FOI complaint filed by The Day – The Day

Teachers union president files FOIA complaint against Board of Education – The Hour

06/16/17 – by Kevin Schultz NORWALK — The president of Norwalk’s public teachers union has filed a formal complaint with the Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission against the city’s Board of Education and its Finance Committee. [Read More]

OP-ED | The Legislature Should Not Censor CT-N – CTNewsJunkie.com

06/15/17 – By Dan Klau The Connecticut General Assembly recently issued a Request for Proposals concerning the operation of CT-N — the Connecticut Television Network. As presently written, this RFP would dramatically restrict CT-N’s ability to cover Executive and Judicial Continue reading OP-ED | The Legislature Should Not Censor CT-N – CTNewsJunkie.com