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.
Prison officials are investigating what they say is the apparent suicide of an inmate at the Cheshire Correctional Institution.
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.
A Connecticut man will be formally sentenced to death for the home invasion killings of a Connecticut woman and her two daughters.
Cheshire home invasion murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky, who was sentenced to death last month, is asking for a new trial.
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.
The death penalty portion of the Cheshire home invasion murder trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky has now gone to the jury.
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.
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.
A psychologist says Joshua Komisarjevsky suffered a “toxic stew” of childhood sexual abuse, uncontrollable mood swings and concussions.