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by Jack
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Mar 15, 2019

Hartford Debates Legalizing Marijuana in Connecticut

State lawmakers introduce various bills to legalize marijuana in Connecticut

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Mar 14, 2019

Connecticut Supreme Court Rules Sandy Hook Families Can Sue Gun Manufacturer

In a narrow 5-4 ruling, the Connecticut State Supreme Court rules that the families of Sandy Hook victims can sue the gun manufacturer Remington. The case revolved around the federal Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, which protects gun manufacturers from lawsuits

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Mar 11, 2019

State Lawmakers Inch Closer to Banning Ghost Guns, Forcing Gun Owners to Show Permit

Lawmakers hear eight hours of public testimony about various gun control measures, including banning ghost guns and requiring gun owners to show their gun permit when asked by police

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Mar 6, 2019

State Lawmakers Debate Future of Tolls in CT

Governor Lamont and Democratic state lawmakers grapple with how to push toll legislation forward. Republicans remain united against tolls

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Feb 20, 2019

Lamont Unveils Budget Proposal

Lamont presents budget plan to Hartford lawmakers. The governor calls for increasing the sales tax, cutting some business taxes, reducing borrowing and various toll plans. State lawmakers will now hammer out the details of the budget over the next three to four months

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Feb 16, 2019

Lamont Switches Course, Proposes Tolls on Cars as Well as Trucks

Lamont releases proposal that calls for tolls on cars and trucks. During the midterm campaign, Lamont had initially stated he supported tolls on trucks only – not cars

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by Jack
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The founder and managing editor of Newsreel, Jack has written for TIME, Newsweek, the New York Daily News and VICE News

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