Boston Marathon Bombings
They say blacks, people under 30 and Boston residents were underrepresented in the group of potential jurors questioned by the judge.
Forum Bar & Restaurant, which was heavily damaged during the Boston Marathon bombings, is closing on March 1 due to increasing rent costs.
A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to bar demonstrations near courthouse entrances.
Jury selection is expected to be completed this week. Openings statements are expected next week.
Tsarnaev’s defense team asked a federal appeals court to take the decision out of the hands of Judge George O’Toole Jr. and order him to move the trial.
The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals scheduled the hearing for Feb. 19.
On Wednesday, Judge George O’Toole Jr. will resume questioning prospective jurors individually.
Jury selection is scheduled to resume Wednesday after a two-day delay caused by a storm
The best chance to save the life of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might be to put his dead brother on trial.
Individual questioning of potential jurors was delayed by a couple of hours.