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 To Take Stand In Effort To Get New Trial

An attorney for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel says he plans to call him to testify as he challenges his 2002 Connecticut murder conviction on the grounds his trial attorney failed to competently defend him.


Micey Sherman (Robert Mecea/Getty Images)

New Lawyer Critical Of Former Skakel Lawyer

An attorney for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel accused the lawyer who represented him at his murder trial of having a good time making trips around the country instead of preparing for the case.


Juan Sanchez (Courtesy Waterbury Police)

Second Arrest In Pedestrian’s Hit-Run Death

Waterbury police have made a second arrest in the hit-and-run death of a 90-year-old pedestrian earlier this month.


Bridgeport Woman Killed in I-95 Crash

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut state police say a 28-year-old Bridgeport woman was the person killed in a crash that shut down Interstate 95 southbound in Norwalk for more than three hours and backed up […]


Perez Files Appeal in Corruption Case

Hartford Attorney Hubert Santos confirms that he has filed an appeal on behalf of former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez,  convicted of felony corruption in June.   He says he filed the paperwork Friday. Santos says he’s […]