Martha Moxley

Michael Skakel reacts to being granted bail during his hearing at Stamford Superior Court November 21, 2013 in Stamford, Connecticut. Skakel will be released on bail after receiving a new trial for the 1975 murder of his Greenwich, Connecticut, neighbor, Martha Moxley, of which he was convicted in 2002. (Photo by Bob Luckey-Pool/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Appeal New Skakel Trial

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut prosecutors say a judge was wrong to grant a new trial last year to Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, rejecting as “foolish” his conclusion that Skakel’s trial attorney should have […]

08/08/2014

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Skakel Granted Request To Relocate GPS Device

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who was released from prison last year after he was granted a new trial in the 1975 slaying of a neighbor, has received approval to have a GPS tracking device temporarily relocated from his ankle while he attends his son’s ski competition.

02/11/2014

Kennedy relative Michael Skakel walks out of a Stamford, Connecticut courthouse after his murder conviction in the death of Martha Moxley was vacated last month when a judge decided he did not receive adequate representation in his 2002 trial on November 21, 2013 in Stamford, Connecticut.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Skakel Granted Permission To Travel

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who was released from prison last month after he was granted a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley, has been granted permission […]

12/18/2013

Kennedy relative Michael Skakel walks out of a Stamford, Connecticut courthouse after his murder conviction in the death of Martha Moxley was vacated last month when a judge decided he did not receive adequate representation in his 2002 trial on November 21, 2013 in Stamford, Connecticut. Skakel, who was set free on a bail of $1.2 million, was convicted of the 1975 murder of a neighbor and will now face a new trial. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Skakel Freed On Bond

No longer in handcuffs or leg shackles, Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel walked out of court Thursday into the autumn chill a free man for the first time in more than a decade, released on bail while prosecutors appeal a ruling granting him a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley.

11/21/2013

Michael Skakel, 2012 (Jessica Hill/AP Photo/Pool Photo)

Skakel Bond Hearing Set For Thursday

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Michael Skakel is expected to be released from prison this week while prosecutors appeal a ruling granting him a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley. Skakel, […]

11/20/2013

Michael Skakel during a hearing in Rockville Superior court Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Vernon, Conn., to determine if he can be released while awaiting a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham, Pool)

Skakel Bond Hearing Date Set

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A bond hearing has been scheduled for next week for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel as he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley. Prosecutor Susann […]

11/13/2013

Michael Skakel (Jason Rearick/Stamford Advocate/Pool Photo)

Hearing Set For Kennedy Cousin’s Bail Arguments

VERNON, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut judge is scheduled to hear arguments on whether he has the authority to release Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel from prison while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 […]

11/06/2013

Michael Skakel (Jason Rearick/Stamford Advocate/Pool Photo)

Prosecutors Want Skakel Kept Behind Bars Without Bond

Prosecutors objected Wednesday to releasing Kennedy cousin Michael Skakelfrom prison while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley.

10/30/2013

Michael Skakel  (Courtesy Stamford Advocate/Jason Rearick/Pool Photo

Kennedy Cousin Skakel Seeks Release On Bond

Lawyers for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel say keeping him in prison while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley “would be a miscarriage of justice of the highest order.”

10/28/2013

Michael Skakel (Stamford Advocate/Jason Rearick, Pool Photo)

State Ordered To Turn Over Videos To Skakel

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut officials have lost a bid to withhold videotapes from lawyers trying to overturn Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s murder conviction. The three videotapes show a forensic psychiatrist’s interview in 1993 with […]

05/14/2013

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