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Eduardo Santiago (Courtesy Department of Correction)

State Supreme Court Overturns Death Penalty

Connecticut’s highest court on Thursday ordered the state’s death row emptied out, ruling that the 2012 law abolishing capital punishment for any future crimes must be applied to the 11 men facing execution for offenses they committed before the measure took effect.

08/13/2015

Joshua Komisarjevsky (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Prosecutor Files Motion For Court Hearing In Home Invasion Murders

A Connecticut prosecutor says newly discovered evidence related to a 2007 home invasion that killed three people warrants a court hearing in the appeal of one of two men sentenced to death for the murders.

09/25/2014

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Home Invasion Killer Seeks New Trial

One of two men who killed a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 Connecticut home invasion is seeking a new trial, saying recordings of non-emergency police phone lines were withheld from the defense.

09/03/2014

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. (Credit: Department of Correction)

Komisarjevsky’s Bid For A New Trial Denied

A judge has denied a request by convicted murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky for a new trial in the home invasion killings of a woman and her two daughters, saying he received a fair trial.

01/18/2012

Joshua Komisarjevsky (Courtesy Judicial Department)

Komisarjevsky Retrial Request Hearing Today

A hearing is set on convicted murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky’s request for a new trial in the home invasion killings of a Connecticut woman and her two daughters.

01/18/2012

The media gathers as it awaits reaction following a death sentence verdict for convcited triple-murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky. (Photo by Aaron Kupec/WTIC)

Komisarjevsky Media Circus

The media gathers as it awaits reaction following a death sentence verdict for convcited triple-murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky. (Photo courtesy of Aaron Kupec)

12/09/2011

Joshua Komisarjevsky (Courtesy Judicial Department)

Deliberations Continue in Death Penalty Decision

A Connecticut jury is set to start its fifth day of deliberations on whether a man convicted of killing a woman and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion should get the death penalty or life in prison.

12/09/2011

Jude and Joshua Komisarjevsky (Courtesy Judicial Department)

Deliberations Begin in Komisarjevsky Death Penalty Phase

A jury will soon begin deliberating whether a man convicted of killing a woman and her two daughters in a brutal home invasion should get the death penalty or life in prison.

12/05/2011

Hayley Petit,  Michaela Petit, Jennifer Hawke-Petit (Courtesy Judicial Department)

Closing Arguments in Komisarjevsky Death Penalty Trial

A Connecticut jury will hear up to four hours of closing arguments before deciding whether a man convicted of killing a woman and her two daughters in a brutal home invasion should get the death penalty or life in prison.

12/02/2011

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