Jury Selection

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.


Whitey Bulger with his attorneys. (Court sketch by Jane Flavell Collins)

Whitey Bulger’s Lawyer, Prosecutor Yell At Each Other In Court

A lawyer for reputed Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger had a heated exchange with a federal prosecutor over allegations by a state trooper who claims he was thwarted when he tried to investigate a key prosecution witness.


James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Best Excuses From ‘Whitey’ Bulger Jury Selection

Here are some of the more remarkable tweets from Monday’s jury selection, including excuses potential jurors gave as to why they could not serve on the jury.


Whitey Bulger arrives at U.S. District Court in the back of a Plymouth County Sheriff's van, June 5, 2013.

Opening Statements Expected Wednesday In Whitey Bulger Trial

Opening statements in the Whitey Bulger trial are now expected to begin Wednesday, two days later than originally planned.


Whitey Bulger. (Court sketch by Jane Flavell Collins)

Whitey Bulger Trial Begins With 675 Potential Jurors

Judge Denise Casper on Tuesday told the first pool of 225 potential jurors that the mere fact they have heard or read something about the case does not mean they will be excluded from being selected.


Tarek Mehanna

Jury Selection In Terror Trial Of Sudbury Man Begins

Jury selection in the trial of a Massachusetts man charged with providing support to a terrorist group has started.


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Jury Selection Underway In NH Home Invasion Trial

More than 100 potential jurors say they would have trouble serving on a panel that will decide whether a man was insane in the second Mont Vernon murder trial.


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Social Media Changing The Way Juries Are Picked

The search for the truth has been revolutionized in the courtroom with the advent of social media.


NH jury selection in Mont Vernon home death

NASHUA, NH (AP) — Lawyers in New Hampshire are set to begin jury selection in the first trial from last year’s deadly home invasion in Mont Vernon.



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