Several large public universities are getting multimillion dollar budget cuts.
Liquor store owners and store association lobbyists claimed that allowing alcohol sales on Sunday would negatively impact their livelihoods.
Justice O'Connor's Parting Dissents Highlighted the Twin Perils of Local Tyranny and Federal Overreach
The late Supreme Court justice eloquently defended property rights and state autonomy.
"It's just a very classic case of everything wrong with Washington."
"You don't have to punish me because I am already punishing myself," says Tabitha Frank.
New reasonable childhood independence laws in these states will make it easier for parents to let children enjoy the holiday.
The lawsuit looks iffy in light of the Supreme Court's "open fields" doctrine.
Excessive government interference in the market hurts consumers and thwarts policy goals. It also gets in the way of the government itself.
Michael Friend was arrested in 2018 for holding a sign that read "Cops Ahead" near a police checkpoint. That arrest violated his First and Fourth Amendment rights, a federal appeals court has ruled.
"I have never felt threatened by a single person in this town until meeting those officers and the social worker."
"She is way too young to be walking this distance by herself," said the cops.
It shouldn't be the federal government's responsibility to protect wealthy homeowners from the inevitable.
“You're cracking, you just drank too much,” said one officer as Randy Cox cried that his neck was broken.
Several states are retaining subjective criteria for carry permits or imposing new restrictions on gun possession.
State Reactions to the SCOTUS Ruling Against Discretionary Carry-Permit Laws Range From Compliance to Defiance
Some states promptly eliminated subjective standards, while others refused to recognize the decision's implications.
Rochelle Walensky says "now is not the moment" to stop forcing masks on children. Democratic politicians increasingly disagree.
The Golden State's legalization of accessory dwelling units has produced a glut of new housing. New York area policymakers are trying to replicate the success.
The meager evidence cited by Connecticut officials makes their warnings seem overwrought.
Despite the outraged response from his peers, student Isadore Johnson is still optimistic about the future of free speech at UConn.
Virtual Access to Doctors During the Pandemic Changed the Lives of Patients With Disabilities. Now That Care Is in Jeopardy.
Telemedicine opened up new possibilities for patients with disabilities and chronic conditions.
Pending the governor's expected signature, Connecticut will become the 19th state—and the fifth this year—to legalize recreational weed.
Calling a classmate a racist slur on Snapchat is offensive. It’s also protected speech.
Taxpayers already spend millions to build minor league ballparks. Sen. Richard Blumenthal thinks they should financially support the teams, too.
Connecticut, California, Oregon, and Colorado have all signaled that their mask mandates will outlast their pandemic restrictions on businesses.
They need not wait for the Supreme Court or Congress to restrict or abolish qualified immunity.
The warden at the center of the case was originally given qualified immunity.
A New Report Casts Doubt on Both Fears and Hopes About the Consequences of Abolishing Qualified Immunity
A Connecticut law that made it easier to sue abusive cops is not expected to have a noticeable effect on municipal insurance costs.
The difference implies that the virus is much less deadly than it looks, but it also makes contact tracing a daunting challenge.
Westport won’t be using tech to monitor people’s body temperatures or whether they’re properly social distancing.
Their complaints shut down an important pandemic-fighting tool. Fortunately, a substitute plan has been found.
Psychiatric Hospitals Can Still Force Patients to Accept Shock Treatment. One Connecticut Patient Has Been Shocked 500 Times in Five Years.
Despite concerns about efficacy and side effects, courts are slow to act on behalf of patients who don’t want the treatment.
The plaintiffs now have to prove that Remington's advertising was not only "unfair or deceptive" but "a proximate cause" of the attack.
CTPharma's collaboration with Yale researchers seems to be the first clinical trial involving U.S.-grown marijuana that is not supplied by the federal government.
To state Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, “Raising women up” apparently means depriving them of employment opportunities.
A bill in the state legislature would stop cities from seizing property and handing it over to developers.