Tamerlan’s influence is just one of the defense’s reasons for asking the jury to sentence Dzhokhar to life in prison, rather than death.
A lawyer for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev urged a jury to spare his client’s life, saying there is no punishment that he can get that would be equal to the suffering of the victims.
Jon finds it unlikely the jury will easily swallow a sob story from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s attorneys.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin presenting witnesses this week.
Boston’s Muslim community has been once again thrust into the spotlight as the death penalty trial of convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev nears its conclusion amid rising concerns of terrorist recruitment in America.
Government prosecutors rested their case-in-chief against the convicted marathon bomber after calling 17 witnesses over three days.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s defense team will make its case for life in prison starting on Monday.
Jurors saw video of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev flipping the bird to a security camera and heard emotional testimony from bombing victims.
As she left the witness stand, she gave a long, furious glare at Tsarnaev.
Prosecutors wasted no time Tuesday morning in making the case to end Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s life.
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.