Hot Docs: Court rules against secretly impregnating another man’s wife

Feb 9, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

The Connecticut Supreme Court ruled for a husband who sued the biological father for costs incurred in raising the child with biological mother whom he has divorced.

Legally Green: Get your gases out of my state!!

Apr 27, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

The Supreme Court just heard oral arguments on a case which several states are suing power companies for greenhouse gas emissions on common law nuisance claims.

Should the Cost of a Criminal Sentence Matter?

Oct 28, 2010 By: West Reference Attorneys

A Connecticut judge has refused to admit evidence regarding the comparative cost to the state of life imprisonment versus the death penalty. The decision came prior to the penalty phase of the trial of Steven Hayes, the first of two individuals scheduled to be tried for a much-publicized 2007 multiple murder

Today in 1787: Founding Fathers agree to “Great Compromise”

Jul 16, 2010 By: Legal Solutions

After weeks of off-and-on debate over several competing proposals, the large states finally relented, agreeing to a Senate composed of two delegates per state, regardless of population.