A formal sentencing date for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been set for June 24.
The family of a slain MIT police officer says a college friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might have prevented the officer’s death.
Prosecutor William Weinreb told the judge that about 20 victims have asked to speak at the sentencing hearing.
Jon says the New York Times doesn’t know very much about us.
Does putting Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death make him a martyr for the cause?
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.
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.