Monthly Archives: February 2015

Connecticut: Has Our View of Corruption Been Corrupted?

By Colin McEnroe There’s a new anti-corruption task force in Connecticut replete with billboards asking the public to report the corrupt. This hour, we explore the history of corruption and our complicated attitudes toward it. Comment below, email Colin@wnpr.org, or tweet @wnprcolin. … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Emotional Prevue of Legislator & Parent Testimony

Emotional Prevue of Legislator & Parent Testimony State Rep Dan Carter (R) – Lost Confidence State Rep Edwin Vargus (D) – Shop of Horrors State Rep Minnie Gonzalez (D) – Parents in Visitor Gallery say Vote No International Human Rights … Continue reading

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Connecticut: COURT REPORTERS SCAM FAMILY & PROBATE COURT LITIGANTS AND CONNECTICUT TAXPAYERS TO THE TUNE OF THOUSANDS!

During the proceedings of the 2009 subcommittee on audio recordings, I was struck by the fact that three dozen court reporters and court recording monitors spoke out about the sanctity of audio recordings and vociferously opposed making them available freely to … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Public Corruption Task Force uses Billboards to Combat Corruption in Connecticut

Courtesy of FBI New Haven Bureau ___________________________________________________________ Local legislators said Wednesday they support the creation of a task force to combat corruption in Connecticut. The Connecticut Public Corruption Task Force was formed earlier this month and consists of representatives from … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Public Corruption Task Force The corruption tip hotline, 1-800-CALL-FBI, operates 24/7.

It Is Still ‘Corrupticut’ “It’s a sad commentary when the feds feel a state merits its own round-the-clock corruption unit.” Political corruption in Connecticut is like this winter’s snow: It just won’t stop. Which is why federal agencies are having … Continue reading

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Feds announce Connecticut public corruption task force

By Dave Collins, Associated Press Published: February 4, 2015, 11:23 pm NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Federal authorities in Connecticut announced a new task force Wednesday to investigate corruption by public officials, saying the problem remains persistent despite numerous prosecutions … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Feds form team to fight corruption in Connecticut

NEW HAVEN – The State of Connecticut has seen its share of corrupt public officials over the years, from former  governors, to city mayors and officials. Now, the feds are stepping up efforts to crackdown on corrupt behavior. Federal law … Continue reading

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New York Times Article on Nursing Home Abuse of Civil Rights Puts It Mildly To Collect Debts, Nursing Homes Are Seizing Control Over Patients

 The New York Times Newspaper By NINA BERNSTEIN                                                                               JAN. 25, 2015 Dino and Lillian Palermo at the Mary Manning Walsh Nursing Home, which had tried to obtain guardianship over Mrs. Palermo. Credit Piotr Redlinski for The New York Times        Lillian … Continue reading

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