Gerry Leone

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (Image Credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Tsarnaev Defense Likely To Be ‘Markedly Different’ In Second Phase

WBZ legal analyst and Nixon Peabody LLP partner Gerry Leone breaks down what can be expected in the death penalty phase of the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial.

04/09/2015

Gerry Leone. (WBZ-TV)

Gerry Leone: ‘Not Going To Be A Surprise’ If Tsarnaev Doesn’t Receive Death Penalty

WBZ-TV Legal Analyst and Nixon Peabody LLP partner Gerry Leone said the guilty verdict in the Boston Marathon bombings trial doesn’t mean the death penalty is a sure thing.

04/08/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, Jan. 5, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

Judge Slams Tsarnaev Defense For Quoting Juror Responses

A federal judge has criticized lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for publicly releasing portions of confidential juror questionnaires.

01/22/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Judge George O'Toole, Jan. 5, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

Expected Start Date Pushed Back In Boston Marathon Bombing Trial

A court official said that the estimated January 26 start date in the Boston Marathon bombing trial is “not realistic.”

01/22/2015

Police outside Khairullozhon Matanov's apartment building Friday. (WBZ-TV)

Davis: Arrest ‘Most Significant Development’ Since April 2013

Law enforcement experts are calling the arrest of a Quincy man accused of obstructing the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings the most significant development since the arrest of Dzhokar Tsarnaev.

05/30/2014

(Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Gerry Leone: What’s Next For Whitey Bulger, $19.5 Million In Restitution

WBZ-TV legal analyst Gerry Leone explains what’s next for Whitey Bulger and the $19.5 million in restitution he was ordered to pay.

11/14/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger is one of the most infamous crime figures in Boston history. He is on trial for allegedly committing 19 murders in the 1970s and '80s.

Video: Reaction To Whitey Bulger Sentencing

Here’s reaction from victims’ relatives, as well as WBZ-TV legal analyst Gerry Leone and WBZ’s Jim Armstrong who covered the entire trial.

11/14/2013

Janet Uhlar - Juror #12 in Whitey Bulger trial. (WBZ-TV photo)

Bulger Juror Thinks Only Certain Families Should Address Mobster

Whitey Bulger will learn this week — how much time he’ll spend in prison.

11/11/2013

John Martorano shot and killed Roger Wheeler in this car outside a Tulsa, OK country club in 1981. (Photo courtesy: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Gerry Leone: Florida, Oklahoma Will Want Whitey Bulger On Trial

Whitey Bulger still faces possible trials in Florida and Oklahoma for murders there that could end with him getting the death penalty.

08/13/2013

WBZ-TV's I-Team obtained several never before seen photos of James 'Whitey' Bulger, including this one of him vacationing in London.

Bulger Verdict Reaction: Gerry Leone

The best fate for infamous South Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger will be to end his life in “anonymity,” said Gerry Leone, a WBZ-TV legal analyst and former Middlesex County District Attorney.

08/12/2013

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