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FILE -- Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Toxicology Expert: Kerry Kennedy May Not Have Recognized Ambien’s Effects

The prosecution in Kerry Kennedy’s drugged-driving trial wrapped up its case Tuesday by calling a toxicologist to the stand. But the witness may have turned out to be more helpful to the defense.

02/25/2014

Michael Skakel free on bail (Twitter/Lou Young)

Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel Freed On Bail As He Awaits New Murder Trial

As conditions of the bail, the judge ordered that Skakel live in Connecticut and wear a GPS tracking device. His lawyer has not said where he’ll live.

11/21/2013

Michael Skakel (file/credit: Beth Keiser-Pool/Getty Images)

Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel Granted New Trial For 1975 Greenwich Murder

The ruling by Judge Thomas Bishop marked a dramatic reversal after years of unsuccessful appeals by Michael Skakel, the 52-year-old nephew of Robert F. Kennedy’s widow, Ethel Kennedy. Skakel is serving 20 years to life.

10/23/2013

Michael Skakel (file / credit: Beth Keiser-Pool/Getty Images)

Lawyer For Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel Working To Get Conviction Tossed

Skakel, who has lost a series of appeals over the years and a bid for parole last year, is hoping to get out of prison through a writ of habeas corpus arguing he was deprived of his constitutional right to effective legal representation when Michael Sherman was his attorney.

04/14/2013

FILE - Michael Skakel is escorted out of Norwalk Superior Court after being sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for the 1975 murder of his neighbor Martha Moxley August 29, 2002 in Norwalk, Connecticut. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)

Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel Denied Parole In 1975 Killing Of Martha Moxley

A Connecticut parole board rejected Skakel’s request following a two-hour hearing Wednesday in which he proclaimed he is innocent.

10/24/2012

Michael Skakel (file / credit: Beth Keiser-Pool/Getty Images)

Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel To Face Parole Board For First Time

Moxley’s mother and relatives will reportedly be at the parole hearing in Suffield to fight against Skakel’s release.

10/21/2012

Taylor Swift

Ethel Kennedy Approves Of Taylor Swift Dating Conor Kennedy

During a TV press event this week, Ethel Kennedy spoke her approval of Taylor Swift, who appears to be dating–or at least getting cozy with–her grandson, Conor Kennedy.

08/02/2012

Michael Skakel (file / credit: Beth Keiser-Pool/Getty Images)

Michael Skakel Seeking Reduction Of Sentence In 1975 Killing

Skakel was convicted in 2002 of beating 15-year-old Martha Moxley to death with a golf club in wealthy Greenwich.

01/24/2012