• Connecticut Appellate Court
  • Connecticut Appellate Court
  • AC 33650
  • Feb 12 2013 (Date Decided)
  • Robinson, J
The plain and unambiguous language of Connecticut General Statutes §52-119 and Practice Book §10-18 empowers the court with the discretionary authority to impose a default as a penalty whenever a defendant fails to comply with the rules regarding pleadings, including the timely advancement of such pleadings.