Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel was denied parole at his first parole hearing since being sent to prison a decade ago.
Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who will get his first parole hearing Wednesday.
A lawyer for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel told a panel of Connecticut judges Tuesday that his client’s 20-year to life prison sentence for killing his teen neighbor in 1975 was excessive.
Michael Skakel will seek a reduction in his sentence of 20 years to life in prison for killing his neighbor when they were teenagers in 1975.
By STEPHANIE REITZ, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ An attorney who represented Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel in his murder trial was sentenced Wednesday to one year and one day in federal prison for failing […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel has filed another appeal of his 2002 murder conviction, this time arguing his high-profile trial attorney was incompetent. Skakel, a nephew of Robert F. Kennedy’s widow, […]