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.
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.
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.
The Elan School, the private boarding school for troubled youth which figured in the trial of Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, is shutting its doors.
Convicted murderer Michael Skakel criticizes his attorney and prosecutors.
Attorney Michael Sherman, who represented Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel in his Connecticut murder trial, will be suspended from practicing law while he serves a prison sentence for failing to pay taxes.
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 […]