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Michael Skakel Murder

Michael Skakel Murder Case: Key Events

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.21.2013 | Crime

A timeline of key developments in the Connecticut murder case against Michael Skakel, the nephew of Robert F. Kennedy's widow, Ethel Kennedy, who was ...

Martha Moxley: Which Kennedy Cousin Killed Her?

Len Levitt | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Len Levitt

Thirty-eight years after 15-year-old Martha Moxley was beaten to death with a golf club on the edge of her Greenwich property on Oct. 30, 1975, we are back to the original suspect, Tommy Skakel, as her likely killer.

Prosecutor Fights Kennedy Cousin Appealing Murder Conviction

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

VERNON, Conn. — An attorney for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel said Thursday he was within his rights and had strategic considerations in waiting...

Kennedy Cousin Who Killed Neighbor Could Be Released

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 09.25.2012 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- A hearing will be held next month on whether Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who was convicted of killing a neighbor in 1975, shoul...

Michael Skakel, Kennedy Cousin, Eligible For Parole In 3 Years

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who lost an appeal of his conviction for a 1975 killing, could be released from prison in thre...

Mchael Skakel Loses Appeal: No New Martha Moxley Murder Trial For Kennedy Cousin

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The state Supreme Court on Monday rejected Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's bid for a new trial in the 1975 killing of his 15-...