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Prosecutors seeking trial date in the fall; attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev want to start in 2015. (Getty Images)

Trial Schedule To Be Discussed In Marathon Bombing

Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asking for trial no earlier than Sept. 2015; prosecutors want trial to begin this fall.

02/12/2014

Michael Skakel during a hearing in Rockville Superior court Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Vernon, Conn., to determine if he can be released while awaiting a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham, Pool)

Stamford Court To Be Asked To Determine Skakel Bail

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel remains behind bars. A judge in Rockville Superior Court today heard arguments on Skakel’s request for freedom while he awaits a new trial on charges in the death of his Greenwich neighbor Martha Moxley in 1975, when both were teenagers.

11/06/2013

Stamford Advocate/Jason Rearick, Pool Photo

New Trial Granted For Michael Skakel

A Connecticut judge has granted a new trial for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, ruling his attorney failed to adequately represent him when he was convicted in 2002 of killing his neighbor in 1975.

10/23/2013

(Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

No Verdict In Trial Of East Haven Police Officers

The jury did not reach a verdict on their second day of deliberations in the trial of two East Haven police officers accused of violating the constitutional rights of Hispanics.

10/18/2013

File photo of Tate George. (Rocky Widner/Getty Images)

Tate George Admits To Targeting UConn Players To Invest During Testimony

After denying any wrongdoing throughout Wednesday’s testimony, embattled former University of Connecticut basketball star Tate George admitted that he tried to get fellow Huskies in particular to invest in a real estate development project.

09/27/2013

File photo of Tate George. (Tim DeFrisco/Allsports/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Tate George Disputes Key FBI Accusations During Testimony

During his testimony, former University of Connecticut basketball star Tate George denied several accusations against him from the Federal Bureau of Investigations.

09/26/2013

(Mike Clarke/AFP/Getty Images)

Trial To Start In Casino Cheating Scheme

Two New York City men charged with scamming the Mohegan Sun casino out of hundreds of thousands of dollars with the help of card game dealers are going on trial.

07/15/2013

File photo of the FBI's press conference after catching James "Whitey" Bulger. (credit: Getty Images)

Judge Rejects Bulger Request For Trial Delay

A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for James “Whitey” Bulger to suspend his racketeering trial for two days so they can have more time to prepare for prosecution witnesses.

07/11/2013

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

Judge Says Husband Of Missing Women Offered $100k Bribe

A Connecticut judge testified Monday that he was offered a $100,000 bribe to influence a grand jury probe by a man who was under investigation for possible involvement in his wife’s disappearance and death in 1984.

06/24/2013

Whitey Bulger Arrested

Bulger Trial: Ex-Hit Man Testimony Continues

Ex-hit man John Martorano admitted killing 20 people insisted Wednesday that he told authorities the truth when he implicated James “Whitey” Bulger in 11 of the slayings, but he acknowledged lying in the past, including to his close friend just before he shot him in the head.

06/19/2013

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