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.
Few people were as close to the Boston Marathon bombings as WBZ Security Analyst Ed Davis, the city’s former police commissioner.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons will decide where Tsarnaev goes next.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and MIT Police Chief John DiFava reacted to the decision to execute Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
About two hours into their day Thursday, they asked a complicated question about the legal concepts of “aiding and abetting” and “conspiracy.”
The New Hampshire Supreme Court is upholding the death sentence of a man convicted of killing a Manchester police officer in 2006.
Testimony zeroing in on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s late brother’s wife raised questions about what she knew before the 2013 attacks.
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.