Limited Legal Win For Cheshire Home Invasion MurdererThere was a limited legal victory in New Haven Superior Court today, for one of two men convicted of killing a mother and her two daughters.
Petit Family Killer's Bid For New Trial Goes Before JudgeA man convicted in a Connecticut home invasion that left a woman and her two daughters dead in 2007 is set to go before a judge in a bid to win a new trial.
Lawyers For Convicted Killer Seeks End To Death SentenceLawyers for Steven Hayes, who was convicted with an accomplice of killing a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion, have asked a judge to vacate his death sentences and impose a sentence of life in prison without parole.
State Supreme Court Overturns Death PenaltyConnecticut's highest court on Thursday ordered the state's death row emptied out, ruling that the 2012 law abolishing capital punishment for any future crimes must be applied to the 11 men facing execution for offenses they committed before the measure took effect.
Judge Rejects Home Invasion Killers Habeas Corpus Request
Condemned Inmate On Food Strike Over Kosher DietA Connecticut inmate awaiting execution for his role in the killings of a woman and her two daughters says he is refusing to eat prison food that he believes is not kosher.
Prosecutor Files Motion For Court Hearing In Home Invasion MurdersA Connecticut prosecutor says newly discovered evidence related to a 2007 home invasion that killed three people warrants a court hearing in the appeal of one of two men sentenced to death for the murders.
Conn. Home Invasion Convict Unresponsive In Cell Connecticut prison officials say an inmate sentenced to death for a 2007 home invasion has been found unresponsive in his cell.
Audio Tape Missing In Cheshire Home Invasion Case An audio tape of jury selection is missing from the records of the murder trial of a man convicted of killing a woman and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion.
Hayes Appeals Cheshire Death ConvictionCheshire home invasion murderer Steven Hayes today filed paperwork informing the court that he will appeal his death penalty conviction. This appeal is required, under Connecticut's death penalty law.
Judge: Komisarjevsky Witness' Names PublicThe judge in the Cheshire home invasion murder case today ruled that a list of potential witnesses can be made public, in the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky.
Hayes Penalty Final... Death