school security http://wshu.org en Maren Sanchez, high school student, dies in stabbing at Jonathan Law High School in Milford, Conn. http://wshu.org/post/maren-sanchez-high-school-student-dies-stabbing-jonathan-law-high-school-milford-conn <p><strong>&nbsp; 4/27/14 Update on suspect:</strong></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; line-height: 15px;">A teenaged boy charged with stabbing a fellow high school student to death on the day of their junior prom is being held in a hospital under psychiatric evaluation where he will likely remain for two weeks, one of his attorneys said Saturday.</span></p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:07:33 +0000 WSHU staff 16412 at http://wshu.org Maren Sanchez, high school student, dies in stabbing at Jonathan Law High School in Milford, Conn. Conn. has second toughest gun laws in the nation http://wshu.org/post/conn-has-second-toughest-gun-laws-nation <p>Connecticut ranks second highest in the nation for the strength of its gun reform laws, trailing only California.</p><p>That’s according to an annual ranking by the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence.</p><p>WSHU's Ebong Udoma covers the state capitol and discusses the legislative response to the Newtown School Shooting, which included new stricter gun laws.</p><p></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:39:35 +0000 Ebong Udoma 9629 at http://wshu.org Conn. has second toughest gun laws in the nation Conn. schools get $5 million to improve security http://wshu.org/post/conn-schools-get-5-million-improve-security <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Schools in 36 districts across Connecticut will receive&nbsp;money to improve security as part of a state grant program. The $5 million grant came out of legislation passed after the Newtown school shooting.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 22:32:25 +0000 Ebong Udoma 5386 at http://wshu.org Conn. schools get $5 million to improve security