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Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Komisarjevsky Talks About Life On Death Row

The Connecticut killer who once called himself one of the most hated men in America said in a death row interview that he tries not to think about the murder of a suburban mother and her two daughters, suffers no nightmares and has nothing to say to the only survivor of the brutal 2007 attack.

05/15/2012

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Vatican Investigates Religious Order With U.S. HQ In Connecticut

The Vatican has launched an investigation into alleged child sex abuse against priests from the Legion of Christ, a worldwide religious order which has had its U.S. headquarters in Connecticut, with operations in Hamden, Orange, and Cheshire.

05/11/2012

Officials Investigate Death At Cheshire Prison

Prison officials are investigating what they say is the apparent suicide of an inmate at the Cheshire Correctional Institution.

03/26/2012

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Board Revokes Cheshire Doc’s License

The state Medical Examining Board has revoked a Cheshire doctor’s medical license over allegations he had consensual sex with a drug-addicted patient, continued to prescribe her drugs after she got out of rehab and sent her numerous explicit text messages.

03/21/2012

Joshua Komisarjevsky (Courtesy Judicial Department)

Komisarjevsky to be Sentenced Today in New Haven

A Connecticut man will be formally sentenced to death for the home invasion killings of a Connecticut woman and her two daughters.

01/27/2012

Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Komisarjevsky Seeks New Trial

Cheshire home invasion murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky, who was sentenced to death last month, is asking for a new trial.

01/12/2012

Dr. William Petit talks with the media following the death penalty verdict. (Photo by Aaron Kupec/WTIC)

Death Penalty For Komisarjevsky

Joshua Komisarjevsky has been sentenced to death for his part in the Cheshire home invasion murders of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her daughters Hayley and Michaela.

12/09/2011

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Jury Gets Death Penalty Case

The death penalty portion of the Cheshire home invasion murder trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky has now gone to the jury.

12/05/2011

Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Closing Arguments In Komisarjevsky Trial

The prosecutor has told the jury that Joshua Komisarjevsky and Stephen Hayes created “the ultimate house of horrors” in the 2007 Cheshire home invasion murders of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her daughters Hayley and Michaela.

12/02/2011

Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Komisarjevsky Defense Rests

Defense attorneys have rested in the penalty phase of the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky in the Cheshire home invasion murders of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her daughters Hayley and Michaela.

11/29/2011

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