A federal judge has delayed the sentencing of two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev because their cases could be affected by a legal question pending before the U.S. Supreme Court.
The jury in the Robel Phillipos trial deliberated for 34 hours and that likely has the attention of both sides in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s upcoming trial.
A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.
A friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will plead guilty to obstruction of justice charges in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings.
The girlfriend of Dias Kadyrbaev testified in the obstruction of justice trial of Azamat Tazhayakov.
Some defense attorneys and others are criticizing the extent to which federal prosecutors have charged Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s friends.
Lawyers say the girlfriend of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to testify against another friend during his trial on obstruction of justice charges.
A friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev acknowledged Tuesday he suspected his friend was involved in the Boston Marathon bombings when he removed items from Tsarnaev’s dorm room several days after the deadly attack.
Federal investigators and a defense lawyer gave contrasting accounts Wednesday of the circumstances surrounding the confessions by two friends of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.
Three college friends of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect will be tried separately, but those trials do not need to be moved out of Massachusetts, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.