Saturday, December 10, 2011

Komisarjevsky: What the jury decided in the murder of Michaela Petit

Here is the jury's decision to find no mitigating factors in the 2007 murder of Michaela Petit. The jury also found that the prosecution did prove aggravating factors in the slaying during the Cheshire home invasion.

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Komisarjevsky: No mitigating factors in the murder of Hayley Petit.

The jury's verdict on sentence in the murder of Hayley Petit

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Komisarjevsky: Jury's decision on the murder of Jennifer Hawke-Petit

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Komisarjevsky: Aggravating factors proven in murder of Michaela Petit

This is a copy of the jury's verdict in this count.

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Komisarjevsky: No mitigating factors in charge of 'murder of two or more persons'

This document reflects the jury's verdict in this charge.
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Sunday, December 4, 2011

As the end of the trial draws near, motions continue to pour in

Here are some of the more recent motions filed in the Joshua Komisarjevsky case. Stay with @nhrlive on Twitter as the jury deliberates this week on whether he will get the death penalty or life in prison.
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

A 2002 investigation report: A litany of charges and a troubled youth

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Komisarjevsky: The 'mitigating' factors

The state and the defense on Tuesday rested their cases in  the penalty phase of the Joshua Komisarjevsky case. This document shows what the defense claims are the "mitigating factors" as they try to convince the jury to give the defendent life in prison rather than the death penalty.

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Monday, November 28, 2011

Komisarjevsky: Acknowledgement of paternity

In a document submitted at Superior Court in New Haven in the penalty phase of the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky, he signs saying a child is his.


Friday, November 25, 2011

Read Komisarjevsky's statement to the court about his child and her testimony

This is the statement Joshua Komisarjevsky read during his attempt to prevent a video of his 9-year-old daughter being shown to jurors and heard by the public. Judge Jon C. Blue denied Komisarjevsky's request.
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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Defense teams and reports

These are some of the documents the Joshua Komisarjevsky defense team submitted this week
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Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Jurors see clip from 'Jesus Camp' documentary

Jurors considering whether Joshua Komisarjevsky should be executed for the 2007 Cheshire triple homicide or spend his life in prison listened to testimony from an expert on religion Tuesday and viewed part of a documentary on a Pentecostal summer camp for children. Here's a clip from the 2007 documentary, "Jesus Camp":

The defense team is trying to convince jurors that Komisarjevsky’s unorthodox upbringing, combined with the alleged sexual abuse he suffered as a child, is a mitigating factor.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Joshua Komisarjevsky On Parole

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