Peeler Appeal Rejected AgainA three-judge panel has rejected the latest appeal of a Connecticut man convicted of ordering the 1999 killings of a woman and her 8-year-old son because the boy was going to testify against him.
High Court Upholds Death Penalty AbolishmentThe Connecticut Supreme Court has upheld its landmark ruling declaring the state's death penalty unconstitutional and abolishing capital punishment.
Connecticut Court Rejects Ex-death Row Inmate's AppealThe Connecticut Supreme Court has rejected a former death row inmate's appeal of one of his murder convictions.
State Supreme Court To Rule On Death PenaltyThe Connecticut Supreme Court is set to rule on whether to confirm or overturn its decision last year to abolish the state's death penalty.
Connecticut High Court Revisits Death PenaltyConnecticut's Supreme Court has revisited the issue of whether a 2012 state law repealing capital punishment for future crimes should apply to inmates who already were on death row at the time.
Appeals Await State High Court In 2016The Connecticut Supreme Court is expected to hear several high-profile appeals in 2016, including the state's attempt to put Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel back in prison.
State's High Court To Hear More Death Penalty ArgumentsOral arguments to be heard next month
High Court Hears Appeal In Murders Of 8-year-old Boy, MotherThe state Supreme Court today heard the appeal of a death row inmate convicted of arranging the Bridgeport killings of an 8-year-old boy, and the child's mother.
State High Court Will Hear Peeler Death Penalty Case
State High Court Will Hear Death Penalty Case