Dr. William Petit, Cheshire Home Invasion Survivor, Wins House Seat In ConnecticutThe Republican was nominated for the 22nd House District, which includes Plainville and New Britain.
Dr. William Petit, Survivor Of Cheshire Home Invasion, To Run For Connecticut LegislatureDr. William Petit, who survived a home invasion that claimed the lives of his wife and two daughters, is the Connecticut Republican Party's nominee for a state legislative seat.
Connecticut Home Invasion Killer, Joshua Komisarjevsky, Seeks New TrialLawyers for Joshua Komisarjevsky asked the Connecticut Supreme Court last week to hold an evidentiary hearing, reverse Komisarjevsky's convictions and order a new trial.
Dr. William Petit Approached By GOP Officials To Run For CongressPetit's wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion in Cheshire.
Conn. Officials Back New Effort To Curb Domestic Violence Members of the group "Men Make a Difference, Men Against Domestic Violence'' are scheduled on Friday to join representatives of Interval House, a Hartford-based organization that provides services to victims of domestic violence, to unveil the "Stay Safe, Pass it On'' campaign.
Survivor Of Cheshire Home Invasion Murders, New Wife Expecting A ChildSix years after the Connecticut home invasion horror that killed a woman and her two daughters, there was a happy announcement from the survivor, Dr. William Petit.
Komisarjevsky Formally Sentenced To Death In Cheshire Home InvasionA Connecticut man has been sentenced to death for killing a woman and her two daughters during a night of terror in their suburban home.
Still No Penalty Phase Verdict After Day 4 In Cheshire Home InvasionJurors are weighing punishment for Joshua Komisarjevsky, who was convicted in October of killing Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her daughters.
Penalty Phase Begins In Komisarjevsky Home Invasion TrialThe jury that convicted Komisarjevsky of murder will now decide whether he should be put to death or sentenced to life without parole.
Jurors Shown Charred Beds, Gas Containers In Cheshire Home Invasion TrialThe evidence was presented by prosecutors in the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky, who faces a possible death sentence if convicted.
Lone Survivor Testifies In 2nd Cheshire Home Invasion TrialDr. William Petit testified in New Haven Superior Court in the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky, who faces a possible death sentence if convicted.
CT Home Invasion Defendant Joshua Komisarjevsky Seeks Trial DelayKomisarjevsky's attorneys cited comments Sen. Edith Prague made to an online political newspaper, Ct News Junkie, in which she said Komisarjevsky should be hung by his genitals from a tree.
Jury Selection Continues In 2nd Cheshire Home Invasion TrialThe trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky started last week with jury selection, a process that could take months as prospective jurors are questioned by prosecutors and defense attorneys.
No Jurors Selected Yet In 2nd Cheshire Home Invasion TrialThe judge told attorneys before prospective jurors were brought into New Haven Superior Court that any who cry or panic when they learn the graphic nature of the case would be excused.
Lawyers Want Judge Out In CT Home Invasion CaseAttorneys for Joshua Komisarjevsky are seeking to have New Haven Superior Court Judge Jon Blue removed from his trial. Another judge will consider the request Tuesday.