Death Row

Connecticut Prosecutors Seek To Re-argue For Death PenaltyConnecticut prosecutors are seeking to re-argue the death penalty before the state Supreme Court, which voted last month to strike it down as unconstitutional.
Testimony Underway In Second Trial Of Death-Row InmateOne of two boys riding in a car during a 1997 drive-by shooting in Bridgeport has testified he saw death-row inmate Russell Peeler fire the shots that hit that vehicle.
Another Murder Trial For Death Row Inmate A former Bridgeport drug dealer who is on death row for ordering the killings of a woman and her 8-year-old son is facing another murder trial next month.
Arguments Underway Over Equity Of Death Penalty ProsecutionsConnecticut's top prosecutor testified Wednesday the state had no written policies on when to seek the death penalty but that state law provided enough guidance.