J. Michael Farren

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  • Farren was arrested on January 6, 2010 and charged with the strangulation and attempted murder of his wife Mary Margaret Farren at their New Canaan, Connecticut home. At the time of his attack on his wife, their two daughters were 7 years old and 4 months old. After his arrest, Farren spent six months in jail before posting $750,000 bond and checking into a psychiatric facility in Connecticut, according to a Greenwich Time article. After being released from the facility, he was fitted with a tracking device and went to live with his sister in his hometown, West Hartford, Connecticut. In April 2013, Farren was granted permission to act as his own lawyer and to put forth an insanity defense.