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Azamat Tazhayakov

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

Tsarnaev Pal Guilty On 2 Counts Of Obstructing Marathon Bombing Probe

Azamat Tazhayakov was accused with another friend of removing items from Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room three days after the attack.

07/21/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

No Verdict After 2nd Day Of Deliberations In Trial Of Accused Boston Marathon Bomber’s Friend

A federal jury has started its second day of deliberations in the trial of a man accused of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

07/17/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

Case Against Accused Marathon Bomber’s Friend Heads To Jury

A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was a naive college kid who was prosecuted because he was a “friend of the bomber,” a defense lawyer said Wednesday, while prosecutors told a jury the man was an active participant in a plan to protect Tsarnaev by removing altered fireworks and other items from his dorm room.

07/16/2014

The video shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev entering the UMass-Dartmouth gym April 16, 2013 (Image courtesy: U.S. Attorney's Office)

New Video Shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Day After Boston Marathon Bombings

There is new video of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev one day after the attacks.

07/15/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Closing Arguments Wednesday In Trial Of Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend

Federal prosecutors and defense attorneys have rested their cases in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

07/14/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (left) and Dias Kadyrbayev (middle) with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Times Square in 2012. (Photo via vk.com)

Tsarnaev Pal’s Girlfriend Testifies About Disposal Of Bombing Suspect’s Backpack

The girlfriend of Dias Kadyrbaev testified in the obstruction of justice trial of Azamat Tazhayakov.

07/09/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

Prosecutor: Friend Hindered Investigation To Help Marathon Bombing Suspect

Azamat Tazhayakov is accused of removing a backpack and other items from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room at the UMass-Dartmouth several days after the bombings.

07/07/2014

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Daily Talker: Are Prosecutors Being Too Tough On Tsarnaev’s Friends?

Opening statements are scheduled for Monday in the case against Azamat Tazhayakov, the first of the four friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to face trial.

Tazhayakov is charged with conspiracy and obstruction of justice for allegedly agreeing with another college friend, Dias Kadyrbayev, to remove Tsarnaev’s backpack from his dorm room after learning he was a suspect in the bombing.

07/07/2014

Robel Phillipos (L), Azamat Tazhayakov (C),  Dias Kadyrbayev (R)

Some Legal Experts Question Charges Against Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Pals

Some defense attorneys and others are criticizing the extent to which federal prosecutors have charged Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s friends.

07/06/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Jury Selection Begins In Trial Of Tsarnaev Friend

Azamat Tazhayakov is accused of removing items from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room at UMass-Dartmouth several days after last year’s attack.

06/30/2014

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