Boston Marathon Bombings
Two friends of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were sentenced to serve at least three years in prison on Friday.
Dias Kadyrbayev apologized to the bombing victims and their families at his sentencing hearing.
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said Tuesday that MBTA police officer Dic Donahue was “likely” wounded by friendly fire in the April 2013 Watertown shootout.
Prosecutor William Weinreb told the judge that about 20 victims have asked to speak at the sentencing hearing.
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Does putting Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death make him a martyr for the cause?
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he expects Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to appeal his death penalty sentence, delaying the process.
The death sentence jurors imposed on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sets the stage for what could be the nation’s first execution of a terrorist in the post-9/11 era, though the case is likely to go through years of appeals.
Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reached a verdict Friday afternoon.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons will decide where Tsarnaev goes next.