Hayes: "I Don't Know Why It Happened"A man convicted in the brutal home invasion killings of a Connecticut woman and her two daughters in 2007 said no one was supposed to get hurt and he "just snapped" before he and an accomplice set fire to the house.
Home Invasion Killer Wants To Waive Appeals A man on Connecticut's death row for killing a mother and her two daughters in 2007 wants to waive his appeals and volunteer for execution, a newspaper reported Thursday.
Death Row Inmate Says He's Being Punished For Others' Crimes, TooDaniel Webb is awaiting execution for the 1989 kidnapping and murder of a Connecticut bank executive, but he believes he is also paying a price for another, unrelated crime that has heavily influenced the state's debate on capital punishment.
Komisarjevsky Talks About Life On Death RowThe 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.
Opponents Will Try Again To Repeal State's Death PenaltyDeath penalty opponents in Connecticut are hoping their efforts to repeal capital punishement will be more successful this year following the conclusion of the highly-publicized trials in the Cheshire home invasion murders.
Komisarjevsky Sentenced To DeathJoshua Komisarjevsky expressed regret but steadfastly blamed his accomplice as he was sentenced to die Friday for a deadly home invasion that unsettled suburbia and halted momentum to abolish the state's death penalty.
Komisarjevsky Seeks New TrialCheshire home invasion murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky, who was sentenced to death last month, is asking for a new trial.
Death Penalty For KomisarjevskyJoshua 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.
Jury Gets Death Penalty CaseThe death penalty portion of the Cheshire home invasion murder trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky has now gone to the jury.
Closing Arguments In Komisarjevsky TrialThe 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.
Komisarjevsky Defense RestsDefense 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.
Jurors See Videotape Of Komisarjevsky's Daughter Defense attorneys played a videotaped interview of a 9-year-old girl whose father is facing a possible death sentence for a home invasion that killed three people even though their client objected, saying he didn't want his daughter to feel compelled to help ``one of the most hated people in America.''