City | 9:04 am | February 20, 2013 | By Emma Goldberg

Oscars drama over ‘Lincoln’ comes to Connecticut

Connecticut U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney has accused the film "Lincoln" of inaccurately portraying Connecticut's involvement in the passage of the 13th Amendment.

Oscars season is always exciting for Hollywood — but this year, the drama is coming home to Connecticut. U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney has accused the Oscar-nominated film “Lincoln” of historical inaccuracy in its depiction of Connecticut’s role in the passage of the 13th Amendment, which outlawed slavery and involuntary servitude. According to Courtney, the film »