A judge ruled that the trial for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin as scheduled with jury selection on January 5.
Marc Fucarile, seriously injured in the bombings, says he wants to see Tsarnaev in court soon.
Specifically, the lawyers cited an underrepresentation of African-Americans and people over 70 on juries.
A friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will plead guilty to obstruction of justice charges in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings.
Tsarnaev’s attorneys say they will seek a trial delay.
Defense attorneys want to determine whether racial imbalances have been corrected in the federal jury system.
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.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have told a judge that understanding their client’s family is key to their case.
Federal prosecutors are requesting that attorneys for Dzhokar Tsarnaev notify them in writing if they plan to introduce any evidence that Tsarnaev had a mental illness.
Federal prosecutors want to prevent Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from personally reviewing some of the autopsy photos of the victims.