The Execution Game

The Cheshire murder trials have forced Connecticut to confront its position on capital punishment.

Gloves entered as evidence in the murder trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky. Update: On January 27, 2012, New Haven Superior Court Judge Jon Blue gave Joshua Komisarjevsky six death sentences and 140 years in prison for his role in the murder of the Petits. On November 29, the defense rested its case in the sentencing trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky. In October, Komisarjevsky had been convicted of a slew of heinous charges, including six capital felonies, due to his involvement in a crime significant both for its. . . Read more
Ben Kline