Death row inmates could face less restrictions

Connecticut's death row inmates may soon face less restrictive prison conditions. Eleven men were spared execution when the state Supreme Court ruled the death penalty

Officials say the 11 men currently on death row could soon be placed in general population.

Officials say the 11 men currently on death row could soon be placed in general population. (9/21/15)

HARTFORD - Connecticut's death row inmates may soon face less restrictive prison conditions. 

Eleven men were spared execution when the state Supreme Court ruled the death penalty unconstitutional last month.

Officials say those people will be re-sentenced  and that could put them in the general prison population rather than solitary confinement.

State prosecutors are reportedly planning to appeal the court's decision.

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