Alan Newton was cleared by DNA evidence in 2006. He’d been sentenced in 1985 to up to 40 years in prison after being convicted of raping a woman in an abandoned building.
The CT Dept. of Correction is revising its library policy in the wake of an investigation that found inmates had unrestricted access to works depicting graphic violence.
Abid Naseer appeared by video link from prison Tuesday for a hearing at a London court.
Cell phones are illegal in jails and prisons, and officers are supposed to be on the front lines of keeping them out.
Lowinger was the latest in a number of debt collectors caught in the attorney general’s office’s crackdown on the industry.
A 90-year-old western New York man has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison for battering his wife of nearly 68 years to death with a hammer.