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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

Case Against Accused Marathon Bomber’s Friend Heads To Jury

A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was a naive college kid who was prosecuted because he was a “friend of the bomber,” a defense lawyer said Wednesday, while prosecutors told a jury the man was an active participant in a plan to protect Tsarnaev by removing altered fireworks and other items from his dorm room.

07/16/2014

The video shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev entering the UMass-Dartmouth gym April 16, 2013 (Image courtesy: U.S. Attorney's Office)

New Video Shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Day After Boston Marathon Bombings

There is new video of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev one day after the attacks.

07/15/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Closing Arguments Wednesday In Trial Of Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend

Federal prosecutors and defense attorneys have rested their cases in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

07/14/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (left) and Dias Kadyrbayev (middle) with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Times Square in 2012. (Photo via vk.com)

Tsarnaev Pal’s Girlfriend Testifies About Disposal Of Bombing Suspect’s Backpack

The girlfriend of Dias Kadyrbaev testified in the obstruction of justice trial of Azamat Tazhayakov.

07/09/2014

Andrew Dwinells testified that Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, his UMass Dartmouth roommate, acted normal after the attack. (WBZ-TV)

Roommate Testifies Marathon Bombing Suspect Acted Normal After Attack

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the Boston Marathon bombings, his former college roommate testified.

07/08/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov (WBZ-TV graphic)

Prosecutor: Friend Hindered Investigation To Help Marathon Bombing Suspect

Azamat Tazhayakov is accused of removing a backpack and other items from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room at the UMass-Dartmouth several days after the bombings.

07/07/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev previously appearing in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Prosecutors Oppose Moving Marathon Bombing Trial

Federal prosecutors are opposing a defense request to move the November trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to Washington, D.C.

07/01/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Jury Selection Begins In Trial Of Tsarnaev Friend

Azamat Tazhayakov is accused of removing items from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s dorm room at UMass-Dartmouth several days after last year’s attack.

06/30/2014

Khairullozhon Matanov. (Facebook photo)

Judge Denies Bail For Friend Of Marathon Suspect

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.

06/23/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Tsarnaev Lawyers Ask To Move Marathon Bombing Trial To Washington DC

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.

06/18/2014

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