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Conn. Woman Released On Clemency After Serving 27 Years For Murder

Bonnie Jean Foreshaw was sentenced to 45 years in jail for the 1986 murder of Joyce Amos and had been serving her sentence at the York Correctional Institution in Nianic, Conn.


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Judge Denies New Trial In Cheshire Home Invasion Case

A judge has denied a request by convicted murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky for a new trial in the home invasion killings of a woman and her two daughters, saying he received a fair trial.


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Hayes Sentenced To Die For Cheshire Murders

The monster that killed a mother and her two daughters in their Connecticut home broke his silence in court on Thursday, moments before he was sentenced to die.


Steven Hayes - File / Photo: Connecticut State Police via AP

Home Invasion Jury Can’t Consider Execution Cost

A judge has ruled that a man convicted of a deadly home invasion cannot bring up the cost of executions when jurors consider whether to impose the death penalty.