Connecticut House: Woman Can't Sue State Over Chimpanzee AttackThe Connecticut House of Representatives on Monday sided with a legislative committee that recommended a woman blinded and disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack should not be allowed to sue the state for financial damages.
Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Up For DebateConnecticut lawmakers are taking up several bills that would legalize marijuana for medical purposes and decriminalize the possession of small amounts of the illegal drug.
NJ Measure Would Aid Domestic Violence VictimsNew Jersey lawmakers have advanced legislation that creates a limited self-defense justification for domestic violence victims who use force to protect themselves.
N.J. Measures Would Aid Domestic Violence Victims