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By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Joshua Komisarjevky
A man on Connecticut's death row for the murder of a suburban mother and her two daughters says he believes the only way he will be put to death is if he volunteers for the lethal injection.
A U.S. man was sentenced Friday to die for killing a woman and her two daughters during a night of terror in their suburban home, a crime that halted momentum to abolish the death penalty in the state of Connecticut.
A jury condemned a U.S. man to death Friday for raping and strangling a woman and killing her two daughters in an attack that led to the defeat of a bill to abolish the death penalty in Connecticut and was compared to Truman Capote's "In Cold Blood."
A man was convicted Thursday of murdering a woman and her two daughters in a gruesome 2007 home invasion in which family members were tied up, molested, doused in gas and left to die in a fire. He now faces a possible death sentence.
A Connecticut man was convicted Thursday of killing a woman and her two daughters during a gruesome 2007 home invasion in which family members were tied up, molested, doused in gasoline and left to die in a fire.
A judge denied an effort Wednesday by lawyers for a Connecticut man charged with killing a woman and her two daughters in a home invasion to reopen their defense based on letters from a co-defendant claiming he had committed numerous murders in the past. The case then went to the jury.
Lawyers for a Connecticut man charged with killing a woman and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion tried to delay closing arguments on Tuesday, saying the accused's co-defendant wrote letters claiming he had committed numerous other murders and rapes.
Jurors on Wednesday saw text messages between two men charged with killing a woman and her two young daughters, including a message in which one man told the other he was "chomping at the bit to get started."
A doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a home invasion told jurors Tuesday that he was attacked with a baseball bat in the middle of the night and described how he fell, crawled and rolled in his frantic escape to a neighbor's house.
A judge has rejected a request by a Connecticut man charged in a deadly home invasion to ban the use of Twitter during his trial.
A Connecticut man who said he was "tormented" by his crimes was sentenced to death on Thursday for the killings of a woman and her two daughters in a gruesome 2007 home invasion.
A paroled burglar was convicted Tuesday of killing a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion in an affluent Connecticut town and now could be sentenced to death.
They called Komisarjevsky the mastermind and said he escalated the violence.
Mr. Komisarjevsky admits he beat Dr. William Petit Jr. with a bat and molested his younger daughter, but he blames Hayes for the three killings.