Superior Court

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Lesser Verdict In Teen’s Shooting Death

The family of a slain New Haven teenager is outraged after a jury acquitted the shooter of first-degree manslaughter and found her guilty instead of a lesser crime that carries 10 fewer years in prison.


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Landlord Sentenced To 18 Months For Causing Death Of Trespasser

A prominent Danbury property owner has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for causing the death of an undocumented immigrant from Ecuador during a confrontation in November 2009.


Dr. Edwin Njoku (Courtesy East Hartford Police)

Doctor Charged With Assault Of Patient Appears In Court

A Connecticut doctor has made his first court appearance on charges he raped a patient at his East Hartford medical clinic.


Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Komisarjevsky Defense Rests

Attorneys for a man charged with killing a woman and her two daughters in a brutal home invasion rested their defense with a psychologist saying the man’s history of sexual and drug abuse and concussions increased the likelihood of criminal activity.


Joshua Komisarjevsky in 2007 left, and 2011 right.  (Courtesy Department of Correction)

Defense Psychologist Testifies Of Komisarjevsky Abuse, Concussions

A man charged in a 2007 home invasion that killed a mother and her two daughters said he was repeatedly sexually abused as a child and burned in the process, a psychologist hired by the defense testified Wednesday.


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Parents Sue To Stop State Takeover of Bridgeport Schools

An attorney for Bridgeport parents protesting the state takeover of their school district is asking a Connecticut judge to issue a court order blocking the move.


Christopher DiMeo (File; Ned Gerard, Pool/AP Photo)

Life Sentence For Jewelry Store Murders

A New York man who killed the two owners of a Connecticut jewelry shop in 2005 has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of release.


Hayes Trial Defense Exhibits, Sept 22

Photos courtesy Judicial Department


Additional Pictures from Hayes Trial Day 4

Additional prosecution exhibits,  co urtesy Judicial Department.