Sister Helen Prejean spent just a few minutes on the stand on Monday.
The two sides will return on Wednesday to give closing arguments, after which the federal jury will decide whether Tsarnaev should get a death sentence or life in prison.
Tsarnaev’s lawyers are expected to rest their case in the sentencing phase Monday.
The man who once ran the federal death row finished his second day on the stand in the Boston Marathon bombing trial on Thursday.
The attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev want Sister Helen Prejean, the nun and anti-death penalty advocate made famous in the movie “Dead Man Walking,” to testify.
Elmirza Khozhugov, the former husband of Tsarnaev’s sister Ailina Tsarnaeva, testified on live video for the defense from the U.S. Embassy in Almaty.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s father was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, a psychiatrist testified Tuesday.
Could there be anything more pathetic than the Tsarnaev sentencing defense strategy?
For the first time, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and appeared to cry as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday.
Testimony in the Boston Marathon bombing trial has been suspended for the day because one of the jurors is sick.
Photos, video and other evidence has been presented to the jury in the capital murder trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
The trial for Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is set to begin January 2015, where he may face the death penalty.
The lineup of performances at the Boston Strong Concert on Thursday, May 30, 2013
Woman creates Msg4Boston Facebook page to bring hope to city after attack.
Thousands of MIT students, faculty and staff as well as law enforcement officials from across the nation are expected to attend a memorial service for fallen campus police officer Sean Collier.
Boston’s sports teams honored the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Massachusetts State Police have released aerial photos of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding in a boat in Watertown before he was captured.