Komisarjevsky receives death penalty in Cheshire home invasion

Jurors have sentenced a second man to death in the 2007 fatal Cheshire home invasion. The jury decided Joshua Komisarjevsky should receive the death penalty for the murders of a mother and her two daughters.

News 12 Staff

Dec 12, 2011, 2:59 PM

Updated 4,512 days ago

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Komisarjevsky receives death penalty in Cheshire home invasion
Jurors have sentenced a second man to death in the 2007 fatal Cheshire home invasion.
The jury decided Joshua Komisarjevsky should receive the death penalty for the murders of a mother and her two daughters.
Defense attorneys argued Komisarjevsky should not be put to death because he was sexually abused as a child and didn't get the proper psychological treatment.
Komisarjevsky's co-defendant, Steven Hayes, was previously sentenced to death for the crime.
Key ruling expected in Komisarjevsky penalty phaseConn. man convicted in deadly '07 home invasionRequest for mistrial denied in Cheshire home invasion case Hearing could bring Cheshire home invasion trial to Fairfield Co.Trial set for 2nd defendant in Cheshire home invasionSteven Hayes sentenced to deathHayes sentencing appeal deniedJurors in Hayes case speak outHayes condemned to die for fatal home invasionJuror dismissed from Hayes sentencing trialSteven Hayes penalty phase resumes todayDeath penalty phase begins in Hayes trialJudge rules against convicted Cheshire killerPenalty phase begins for convicted killerHayes convicted in deadly Cheshire home invasionHome invasion suspect out of hospitalJury selection halted in Cheshire murder case


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