Testimony began in the Boston Marathon bombing trial as defense attorneys blamed Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s brother Tamerlan for the attacks.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev went on trial for his life Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing with his own lawyer bluntly telling the jury he committed the crime.
10 women and eight men will decide Tsarnaev’s fate.
The panel consists of eight men and 10 women. Opening statements in the case are scheduled for Wednesday.
Tsarnaev reportedly wrote a goodbye note on the boat’s panels.
The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
They say blacks, people under 30 and Boston residents were underrepresented in the group of potential jurors questioned by the judge.
A federal judge has qualified enough prospective jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to move on to the final stage of jury selection and opening statements next week.
The criminal cases against two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be affected by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to bar demonstrations near courthouse entrances.