Federal prosecutors are opposing a defense request to move the November trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to Washington, D.C.
Azamat Tazhayakov is accused of removing items from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room at UMass-Dartmouth several days after last year’s attack.
A judge has rejected a bail request from a friend of the dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect while he awaits trial on charges of impeding the investigation.
The attorneys say their preliminary survey of the attitudes of potential jurors in Boston, Springfield, New York and Washington D.C. found Washington would be the most favorable location for a trial.
Prosecutors argue Tsarnaev deserves death, in part, because he betrayed his allegiance to the U.S. after it gave him and his Russian-born family asylum and citizenship.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they plan to ask a judge to move his trial outside Boston.
A woman says she accompanied Khairullozhon Matanov to the police station the morning after Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed.
A recently indicted friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects has been ordered held without bail, because his lawyer can’t find him a place to live if he were released.
A Quincy taxi driver who was charged last week with deleting computer files and lying to investigators in the Boston Marathon bombing probe is due in federal court Wednesday for a bail hearing.
Federal prosecutors say Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told his mother he expected to die.