Michael Skakel

Michael Skakel leaves the state Supreme Court after his hearing in Hartford, Conn.
(AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
January 07, 2019 - 10:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court announced Monday that it is leaving in place a decision that vacated a murder conviction against Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel. Skakel was convicted in 2002 of the 1975 bludgeoning death of Martha Moxley, who lived across the street from the Skakel family in...
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August 09, 2018 - 5:59 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut prosecutors are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's murder conviction. The state Supreme Court in May reversed its own 2016 decision and vacated Skakel's conviction in the bludgeoning death of Martha Moxley in their wealthy...
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May 07, 2018 - 5:05 pm
Skakel prosecutors mulling new murder trial face obstacles
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The Connecticut Supreme Court has vacated Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's murder conviction .
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May 05, 2018 - 10:47 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a stunning reversal, the Connecticut Supreme Court on Friday overturned Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's murder conviction in the 1975 bludgeoning death of a girl in wealthy Greenwich. The high court issued a 4-3 ruling that Skakel's trial attorney failed to present...
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