Chief State's Attorney's Meeting
Minutes - December 22, 2008
In attendance: Kevin Kane, Paul Murray, John Russotto, Jonathan Benedict, David Cohen, John Connelly, Michael Dearington, Patricia Froehlich, Gail Hardy, Kevin Lawlor, Timothy Liston, Scott Murphy, Stephen Sedensky and David Shepack.
Also in attendance: Judith Rossi and Michael Gailor.
The meeting started at approximately 12:30 p.m. The minutes from the November 24, 2008, meeting were reviewed and unanimously approved with one noted change. The minutes are to be amended to include State’s Attorney Patricia Froehlich as being in attendance at the November 24, 2008, meeting.
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Mr. Kane distributed the Division’s 2009 Legislative Agenda and asked the State’s Attorneys to review the proposals and respond to him with any comments. There was some discussion regarding the Attorney General’s recent opinion letter concerning mixed martial arts competitions.
State’s Attorney Timothy Liston announced that the NDAA is attempting to hire a lobbyist and is soliciting contributions from its members to help with the costs.
Ms. Froehlich announced that the University of Connecticut School of Law is looking for volunteers to participate in mock interviews on January 29, 2009, beginning at 4:30 p.m.
The meeting adjourned at 1:30 p.m.