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

Arguments Next Week On Whether Skakel May Be Released On Bond

A Superior Court A Connecticut judge has scheduled a hearing for arguments on whether he has the authority to release Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel from prison while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley.

10/31/2013

State Police are still looking for Mary Badaracco, who went missing in August, 1984. Investigators say they believe she is a homicide victim. Her husband Dominic Badaracco was convicted of trying to bribe a judge, in hopes of influencing a one-man grand jury looking into the disappearance. Photo courtesy of State Police.

Sherman Man Found Guilty In Judge Bribery Case

A jury has found a Connecticut man guilty of trying to bribe a state judge to influence a grand jury investigation into his wife’s death in 1984.

06/28/2013

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

Skakel: “Flabbergasted At The Nonchalant Attitude”

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel launched a barrage of criticism Thursday against the attorney who represented him at his murder trial, saying he failed to track down key witnesses while having fun and basking in the limelight.

04/25/2013

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.

04/24/2013

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

Victim’s Friend Says She Told Skakel Lawyer About Possible Other Suspects

A murder victim’s friend says she told Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s attorney before his trial that she had heard two other men were responsible for the killing, but he told her that account didn’t appear credible.

04/19/2013

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.

04/17/2013

Micey Sherman (Robert Mecea/Getty Images)

Skakel Attorney Released To Halfway House

Attorney Michael “Mickey” Sherman, who represented Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel in his murder trial has been released from a New York prison to a Connecticut halfway house after serving about six months for failing to pay more than $400,000 income taxes.

09/29/2011

Jordan Todman (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

UConn’s Sherman, Todman, Wilson Chosen in NFL Draft

University of Connecticut fullback Anthony Sherman was chosen in the fifth round of the NFL draft Saturday. Running back Jordan Todman and linebacker Lawrence Wilson were chosen in the sixth.

04/30/2011

(Photo courtesy Connecticut State Police)

One Sought in Bank Robbery

State police are investigating a holdup Thursday morning at the Webster Bank branch at Route 37 and Route 39 in Sherman. Police describe him as a white male in his mid twenties,  about six feet […]

04/28/2011

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Charges Upgraded In Bristol Man’s Death

20-year-old Michael Guerrera of Waterbury,  who was already facing assault and other charges,  is now charged with murder, felony murder, kidnapping, and conspiracy in the beating death of 19-year-old Dylan Sherman of Bristol. Sherman’s body […]

04/15/2011

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