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  • Boston Marathon bomber likely to appeal over trial site

    Boston Marathon bomber likely to appeal over trial site
    Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's appeal of his death sentence is likely to focus on the judge's refusal to move the trial out of Boston and the prosecution's barrage of heartbreaking testimony from more than a dozen victims of the attack....
  • Judge: Boston bomber's sentencing hearing will be in June

    Judge: Boston bomber's sentencing hearing will be in June
    Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be formally sentenced to death next month after at least 20 victims describe the impact the terror attack had on their lives. Judge George O'Toole Jr. said during a status conference in federal court Tuesday...
  • Dzhokhar Tsarnaev jury begins deliberating sentence

    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev jury begins deliberating sentence
    The jury in the Boston Marathon bombing trial completed its first day of deliberations Wednesday afternoon, seeking to find what the judge described as the “proper punishment” for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, after hearing prosecutors demand a death...
  • Amputees testify as prosecution ends in Boston Marathon case penalty phase

    Amputees testify as prosecution ends in Boston Marathon case penalty phase
    Federal prosecutors in the trial of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev completed the penalty phase of their case Thursday by highlighting the stories of 17 amputees in urging the jury to sentence the 21-year-old Russian immigrant to death....
  • Boston Marathon bomber's lawyers try to explain his crude gesture

    Defense attorneys for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Wednesday tried to downplay prosecution claims that their client had shown anger and defiance at the U.S. when he raised his middle finger at a surveillance camera, and said he...
  • Parents of marathon victim urge death penalty be dropped against Tsarnaev

    Parents of marathon victim urge death penalty be dropped against Tsarnaev
    Days before a jury is scheduled to begin deciding whether to execute Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the parents of the youngest person to die in the Boston Marathon bombing urged federal authorities to consider taking the death penalty off the table. In a front-...
  • Boston Marathon bombing police response criticized in government report

    Boston Marathon bombing police response criticized in government report
    Some police officers involved in tracking down the Boston Marathon bombers days after the attacks showed a lack of "weapons discipline" during a firefight with the brothers and in the eventual capture of one of them, resulting in dangerous crossfire,...
  • Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev shouldn't get death penalty

    It was almost inevitable that the jury in the Boston Marathon bombing trial would reach the verdict it did. There was little doubt that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was guilty of the heinous, despicable crimes for which he was charged; even his lawyer acknowledged...
  • Attorneys in Boston Marathon trial argue over nun's testimony

    Attorneys in Boston Marathon trial argue over nun's testimony
    The penalty phase in the Boston Marathon bombing trial hit a roadblock Thursday when the two sides could not agree on whether a famed Catholic nun and anti-death penalty advocate should be allowed to testify about what Dzhokhar Tsarnaev would experience...
  • Boston Marathon bomber's wait on death row likely to be a long one

    At 21, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is about to become the youngest, most notorious inmate on federal death row. After convicting the Russian immigrant last month in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, a jury on Friday voted to sentence him to death for his role in...
  • Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial
    A prosecutor has told a jury that Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev targeted men, women and children at the marathon because he wanted to terrorize the United States on a day when the eyes of the world would be on Boston. Assistant U.S....