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The Hartford CourantSuperior Court Judge Jon C. Blue on Friday denied a defense motion to suppress Joshua Komisarjevsky's 90-minute taped confession, saying that he wasn't convinced by arguments that the defendant in the deadly Cheshire home invasion was injured in the car...
The Hartford Courant— Prosecutors on Tuesday outlined the state's charges against Joshua Komisarjevsky in the Cheshire home invasion case, including 17 counts of murder, capital felony, kidnapping, sexual assault, arson, assault and larceny. The amended charges were...
The Hartford CourantWalter C. Bansley III's decision to defend one of the men charged in the Cheshire home-invasion killings has raised the criminal defense lawyer's profile, garnering him praise among his peers, television time and mentions in numerous newspaper articles....
The Hartford Courant— Defense attorneys for Joshua Komisarjevsky are taking aim at the lone survivor of the Cheshire home invasion and the jury selected for trial, according to a series of legal motions filed Thursday. Judge Jon C. Blue is expected to hear arguments...
Tags: William Petit, Abusive Behavior, Punishment, Stamford, Cheshire
The Hartford Courant— A judge's denial of a series of defense motions Friday paved the way for Monday's start of the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky, accused of the July 2007 Cheshire home invasion killings. Judge Jon C. Blue denied a defense motion to move the trial...
Tags: William Petit, Punishment, Crimes, Stamford, Cheshire
The Hartford CourantProsecutor Michael Dearington's controversial decision to clear a white police officer in the fatal April 1997 shooting of an unarmed black motorist led to protests in the streets, cries of racism and criticism from the state Capitol. Then-Gov. John G....
The Hartford CourantTestimony will begin Monday at Superior Court in the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky, one of two men charged in the July 2007 killings of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her two daughters, Hayley and Michaela, during a home invasion in Cheshire. Komisarjevsky,...
The Hartford CourantOn the witness stand Tuesday, Dr. William Petit Jr. appeared just as calm and composed as he did a year ago testifying about the deadly attack on his family at his Cheshire home. But to Petit, the horror of the night and early morning — and the...
The Hartford CourantUPDATE: A false alarm caused the evacuation of the courthouse where the Joshua Komisarjevsky trial was being held Thursday morning. Construction work outside the building kicked up dust, which triggered the alarm, said court spokeswoman Rhonda Stearley-...
Tags: Stress, Michaela Petit, Crimes, Justice System, Arts and Culture
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — In a confession played for jurors, a Connecticut man on trial for a brutal home invasion can't explain why he didn't untie two girls before they died in a fire. Joshua Komisarjevsky (koh-mih-sar-JEV'-skee) says he closed the...
Tags: William Petit, Defendants, Cheshire, Steven Hayes, Prosecution
The Hartford CourantOn Aug. 25, 1994, Robert Hardcastle was beaten and stabbed in a ditch in Miami, Okla. He survived long enough to crawl to the road, and tell the police officer who'd arrived at the scene — Miami being a small town, and the police officer being a...
The Hartford CourantJurors in the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky are expected to hear testimony Wednesday about the final hours of the life of 11-year-old Michaela Petit, the youngest victim of the 2007 Cheshire home invasion. Dr. H. Wayne Carver II, the state's chief...
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