Kennedy cousin Skakel to seek release on bond

Kennedy cousin Skakel to seek release on bondSkakel's current attorney, Hubert Santos, said he expects to file a motion for bail

Skakel’s current attorney, Hubert Santos, said he expects to file a motion for bail on Thursday. If a judge approves it, Skakel could then post bond and be released from prison . . .

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lawyers for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel filed a motion Thursday seeking his release from prison on bond while he awaits a new trial in the 1975 slaying of neighbor Martha Moxley.

Skakel’s conviction was set aside Wednesday by Connecticut Judge Thomas Bishop, who ruled that Skakel’s trial attorney, Michael Sherman, failed to adequately represent him when he was found guilty in 2002 in the golf club b…

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