Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Sentencing Set For June

Prosecutor William Weinreb told the judge that about 20 victims have asked to speak at the sentencing hearing.

05/19/2015

The jury in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Keller @ Large: Marathon Bomber’s Death Sentence Not A ‘Blot’ On Boston

Jon says the New York Times doesn’t know very much about us.

05/18/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Will Death Make Tsarnaev A Martyr? Experts Say It Depends

Does putting Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death make him a martyr for the cause?

05/17/2015

MIT Sgt. Richard Sullivan and Officer Sean Collier's stepfather Joe Rogers. (WBZ-TV)

Tsarnaev Death Penalty Verdict ‘Another Door Closed’ For Collier Family

Speaking at a fundraiser in memory of fallen MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, family members said they do not want to talk about the decision to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, but they are glad this phase is over.

05/16/2015

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh at a playground dedication on May 16. (WBZ-TV)

Walsh: Tsarnaev Will Take ‘Coward’s Way Out’ With Death Penalty Appeals

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he expects Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to appeal his death penalty sentence, delaying the process.

05/16/2015

Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev on Boylston Street during the 2013 Boston Marathon.  (Photo courtesy: Bob Leonard)

Boston Marathon Bomber Could Be First Terrorist Executed In US Since 9/11

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.

05/16/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death For Marathon Bombings

Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reached a verdict Friday afternoon.

05/15/2015

Ed Davis (WBZ-TV)

Ed Davis: Death Penalty Verdict A ‘Just Ending’ For Tsarnaev

Few people were as close to the Boston Marathon bombings as WBZ Security Analyst Ed Davis, the city’s former police commissioner.

05/15/2015

Federal prison in Terre Haute (WBZ-TV)

What’s Next For Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

The Federal Bureau of Prisons will decide where Tsarnaev goes next.

05/15/2015

Marathon bombing survivor Karen Brassard (WBZ-TV)

Marathon Bombing Survivors Relieved After Death Penalty Verdict

Survivors of the April 15, 2013 attacks expressed relief after the verdict was read.

05/15/2015

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