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UConn and CSCU sign amicus brief in DACA lawsuit

UConn President Susan Herbst said ending DACA meant the school "will lose the tuition revenue that these students contribute."

Conn. AG Jepsen says generic drug suit ‘tip of the iceberg’

Referring to the initial lawsuit as "the tip of the iceberg," Jepsen stated that "the prices of many generic drugs have skyrocketed.”

Conn. AG Jepsen opposes Energy Dept. proposed rule on power plant...

“This proposal could cause Connecticut consumers to pay considerably higher utility rates," said Jepsen, joining nine other states in this action.

Connecticut to receive $3.2M from multistate General Motors settlement

The settlement resolves charges that the automobile manufacturer intentionally allowed defective ignition switches to remain in its vehicles.

Conn. joins lawsuit over Trump’s Obamacare exec order

"It is infuriating that these assaults will not stop,” said Gov. Dannel Malloy.

Fairfield dentist accused of defrauding Medicaid of $900K

The Fairfield dentist primarily saw indigent and elderly Medicaid patients who were residents at assisted living facilities in Connecticut.

Jepsen, AG coalition demands info from opioid makers including Purdue Pharma

Connecticut's Chief Medical Examiner is projecting that more than 1,000 people will die of opioid-related overdoses in the state this year.

U.S. Interior Department delays approval of East Windsor casino

The Bureau of Indian Affairs needs to approve amendments to Connecticut’s gaming compacts with the Mashantucket Pequots and Mohegans, the tribes behind the East Windsor casino, which is not being built on a tribal reservation.

Connecticut AG Jepsen warns Equifax on profiting from data breach

"Consumers are understandably angry and upset about this breach, and their feelings are entirely warranted given the extremely sensitive nature of the compromised information," state Attorney General George Jepsen said.

CT and NY AGs sue Trump over rescinding DACA

Connecticut and New York are part of a coalition of 15 states and the District of Columbia that are suing to stop the Trump Administration from dismantling the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

First lawsuit in Connecticut filed against opioid-makers

A number of Fairfield County municipalities could soon file their own, similar lawsuits.

Ridgefield First Selectman Rudy Marconi weighs joining national suit against opioid...

"Connecticut has to get a lot more serious" about approaching the opioid abuse epidemic, Rudy Marconi said.

Attorney General George Jepsen joins coalition threatening to sue EPA

The coalition is accusing the Environmental Protection Agency of failing to live up to its mandate to control methane pollution.

CT Attorney General Jepsen joins coalition looking into opioid manufacturers’ practices

Although which companies will be under investigation was not disclosed, it seems likely that Stamford’s Purdue Pharma, already the subject of several lawsuits, will be included.

Former Stamford dentist settles false claims suit for $756,000

George Betser has also agreed that he will not seek renewal of his now-expired Connecticut dental license.