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Michael Skakel (Jessica Hill/AP/Pool Photo)

Skakel Parole Denied

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel was denied a bid for freedom Wednesday at his first parole hearing since he was convicted a decade ago of killing his neighbor in 1975.

10/24/2012

File photo of Michael Skakel shortly before his conviction in 2002. (credit: Getty Images)

Skakel Asks For Parole, Maintains Innocence

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel was denied parole at his first parole hearing since being sent to prison a decade ago.

10/24/2012

Michael Skakel, left, is hushed by his attorney Hubert Santos, right, after speaking out of turn in court in Middletown, Conn., Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012.  Skakel is seeking a reduction in his sentence of 20 years to life in prison for killing his neighbor Martha Moxley. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, Pool)

Skakel Parole Hearing This Week

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who will get his first parole hearing Wednesday.

10/21/2012

Michael Skakel, left, addresses the court with attorney his Hubert Santos in Middletown, Conn., Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012.  Skakel is seeking a reduction in his sentence of 20 years to life in prison for killing his neighbor Martha Moxley. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, Pool)

Skakel: “Baffled” By Legal Process In His Case

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.

01/24/2012

Michael Skakel (File:  Getty Images)

Skakel Will Seek Sentence Reduction

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.

01/23/2012

A Year and a Day Sentence in Tax Case for Celebrity Attorney

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 […]

12/22/2010

Skakel Files Another Murder Conviction Appeal

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, […]

09/27/2010

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