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A Viable Strategy, but Insanity Defense Tough to Prove

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2/23/2012 12:00 AM
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Record-Journal, February 23, 2012

Record-Journal, February 23, 2012:  The New Britain man accused of killing his mother in Southington has schizophrenia, according to a public defender. James Cassidy, chairman of the criminal Justice department, said insanity defenses represent only about one percent of all pleas and of those, less than a quarter succeed.

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