SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights asked El Salvador on Saturday to turn over records related to the country’s civil war to the courts and victims of alleged human rights abuses. In a preliminary report following a recent visit to the country, the commission also requested that missing or […]
A gathering to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. took place at the State Capitol Monday.
The state Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities has agreed to investigate allegations of racial discrimination within Connecticut’s Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — International experts are in Bolivia to investigate the deadly violence that followed a disputed Oct. 20 vote and the resignation of former President Evo Morales. Members of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on Monday arrived in the central city of Sacaba, where nine Morales supporters were killed in a […]
A former Branford firefighter convicted of federal embezzlement charges has filed a complaint with the state alleging New Haven illegally rescinded a conditional employment offer after learning about his past criminal charges.
State Sen. Joe Markley has won the Republican party nomination for lieutenant governor.
Connecticut lawmakers have failed to update the state’s sexual harassment and assault laws, despite momentum from the #MeToo movement.
A Connecticut state agency has issued new guidance warning employers they could be subject to penalties if they discriminate against job-seeking veterans with less-than-honorable discharges from the military.
A former on-air personality has filed a lawsuit alleging that she was subjected to sexual harassment at ESPN and then fired in retaliation for complaining about it.
A group of Department of Transportation Employees is filing a Discrimination Lawsuit against the department.