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OLR Research Report


March 3, 2009

 

2009-R-0140

INMATES SENTENCED TO DEATH

By: Christopher Reinhart, Senior Attorney

You asked about the number of inmates currently sentenced to death, when they committed their crimes, and when they were sentenced to death.

As of March 3, 2009, there were 10 inmates sentenced to death in Connecticut. The table below lists these inmates, when they committed their crimes, and when they were sentenced to death. It is organized by offense date, from the earliest to the most recent.

Inmates Sentenced to Death as of March 3, 2009

Name

Offense Date

Sentencing Date

Robert Breton

December 13, 1987

October 27, 1989

Daniel Webb

August 24, 1989

September 12, 1991

Sedrick Cobb

December 16, 1989

August 13, 1991

Richard Reynolds

December 18, 1992

April 13, 1995

Todd Rizzo

September 30, 1997

June 23, 2005

Robert Courchesne

September 15, 1998

January 15, 2004

Russell Peeler, Jr.

January 7, 1999

December 10, 2007

Jessie Campbell III

August 26, 2000

August 16, 2007

Eduardo Santiago

December 13, 2000

January 31, 2005

Lazale Ashby

December 2, 2002

March 28, 2008

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