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Dave Mager
October 16, 2019 - 4:29 pm
On Thursday, the Connecticut Supreme Court will hear an appeal from convicted killer Joshua Komisarjevsky. Defense attorneys seek a retrial, claiming he was denied his right to a fair trial for the notorious 2007 Petit family triple murder in Cheshire. They cite recordings of six police radio calls...
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AP
October 04, 2019 - 3:19 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Supreme Court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the parents of two Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims against Newtown and its school district. Justices did not give a reason in an order released Thursday. The wrongful death lawsuit was...
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AP
September 26, 2019 - 9:18 am
Connecticut's highest court is set to hear arguments on whether conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was wrongly penalized for an outburst on his internet show against a lawyer for relatives of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims.
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Matt Dwyer
April 29, 2019 - 4:29 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lawyers for a former Connecticut death row inmate argued at the state Supreme Court on Monday that Lazale Ashby did not receive a fair trial. Ashby is serving a life sentence for the 2002 rape, kidnapping and strangulation of Elizabeth Garcia, who was killed while her 2-year-...
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AP
April 27, 2019 - 11:17 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Supreme Court is set to hear the appeal of former death row inmate Lazale Ashby, who says he was wrongly convicted of murder and sexual assault in the 2002 slaying of a single mother in Hartford. Arguments are scheduled for Monday. Ashby was convicted in 2008...
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AP
April 10, 2019 - 4:22 pm
The Connecticut Supreme Court says a lower court was wrong to tell the widow of a World Trade Center attack victim how she could use nearly $1.3 million in Sept. 11 victim compensation funds earmarked for her daughter.
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