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Two Wesleyan students, arrested after overdoses, will plead not guilty

February 27, 2015 • 0
Attorneys and students are urging the public to reserve judgment on the four Wesleyan students who were arrested Tuesday night with an assortment of drug charges.
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Four Wesleyan students arrested after molly drug overdose

February 25, 2015 • 0
Four Wesleyan University students have been arrested after 12 people overdosed on campus, allegedly on a “party drug,” and were transported to local hospitals this past weekend.
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Campus hit by wave of leaks

February 23, 2015 • 0
Several buildings on campus suffered from pipe breakages and water leaks this weekend.
City

State police investigate racially charged letter

February 23, 2015 • 0
Connecticut State Police are investigating a racially charged letter that has circulated within the Bridgeport Police Department.
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Dems support bill for undocumented students

February 20, 2015 • 0
The Yale College Democrats are advocating for a new bill that would allow undocumented students to access public financial aid.
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CT lawmakers propose body cameras for cops

February 19, 2015 • 0
Nine Connecticut state senators, responding to national conversations about police brutality, have introduced a bill that would begin a pilot program requiring police officers to wear body cameras while on patrol.
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City

Senator, students discuss affirmative consent bill

February 17, 2015 • 0
In the midst of pushing for her bill that establishes a “Yes means Yes” standard for sexual consent in Connecticut, State Sen. Mae Flexer visited campus yesterday.
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Sandy Hook Advisory Commission approves final report

February 16, 2015 • 0
Two years and two months after a gunman killed 26 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the commission created to analyze the shooting held its final working meeting.
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White House passes Blumenthal’s suicide prevention bill

February 16, 2015 • 0
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73 commemorated on Thursday the passing of the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act, a bill that seeks to reduce the number of veterans who commit suicide.
City

Task force investigates “Corrupticut”

February 12, 2015 • 0
A new task force has been put in place to combat persistent problems of embezzlement and fraud by public officials in “Corrupticut.”
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YPBA, admins reaffirm stances on Blow case

February 9, 2015 • 0
Members of the Yale Police Department are standing by the officer who held African-American student Tahj Blow ’16 at gunpoint on Jan. 24.
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Police union condemns University response to Blow case

February 6, 2015 • 0
The University’s reaction after a Yale Police Department officer forced Tahj Blow '16 to the ground at gunpoint has caused friction between YPD officers and the administration.