Convictions in animal cruelty cases are rare but could become more common if Connecticut adopts an unprecedented law.
Ten percent of 911 calls involve mental health situations that most police aren’t prepared to deal with, leading to sometimes tragic outcomes.
The city has made real progress in its battle against homicide, but a recent rise in crime puts it all into question.
Over the past decade, legislators in several states have sought to expand or reduce the number of justices on their highest courts. In some cases, they admit their intent to tilt the ideological balance.