Connecticut

Johnathon Henninger

Connecticut lawmakers have failed to override any of Governor Dannel Malloy’s seven vetoes of bills passed this year. The General Assembly held a veto override session on Monday.

Jim Mone / AP

In Connecticut, the Medical Marijuana Board of Physicians will vote Monday on the addition of two conditions to Connecticut’s Medical Marijuana Program.  

Jessica Hill / AP

For the first time since 2010 the Democratic candidate for governor in Connecticut will likely not receive state money to campaign this year.

Brendan Capuano / WSHU

This Saturday, Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, IRIS, is celebrating World Refugee Day with a food festival and concert in New Haven. One of the chefs invited reporters into her home to get a taste of what she will be serving on Saturday.

Connecticut State Department of Correction

Staff at the Manson Youth Institution in Cheshire, which houses serious offenders younger than 21, say they’ve been injured more often on the job. And they're blaming new disciplinary policies.

Sarah Eagan, Connecticut’s child advocate, says she’s working on a study to address the issue.  

“The issues that we’re looking at very closely are about discipline procedures, discipline response, the rate of incidents, what type of incidents there are, how youth are engaged in incidents are handled.”

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