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Sister Helen Prejean testified Monday, May 11, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

‘Dead Man Walking’ Nun Testifies, Defense Rests In Boston Marathon Bomber Trial

The two sides will return on Wednesday to give closing arguments, after which the federal jury will decide whether Tsarnaev should get a death sentence or life in prison.

05/11/2015

Sister Helen Prejean with Tim Robbins, director of 'Dead Man Walking.' (Photo credit  EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Attorneys Want ‘Dead Man Walking’ Nun To Testify

The attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev want Sister Helen Prejean, the nun and anti-death penalty advocate made famous in the movie “Dead Man Walking,” to testify.

05/07/2015

Elmirza Khozhugov testifies in court  (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Former Tsarnaev Brother-In-Law Testifies From Kazakhstan

Elmirza Khozhugov, the former husband of Tsarnaev’s sister Ailina Tsarnaeva, testified on live video for the defense from the U.S. Embassy in Almaty.

05/06/2015

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Boston Marathon Bomber’s Lawyer Points To Family Dysfunction

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s father was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, a psychiatrist testified Tuesday.

05/05/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with his attorneys in court, May 4, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Boston Marathon Bomber Appears To Cry In Court

For the first time, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and appeared to cry as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday.

05/04/2015

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Former FBI Special Agent Pleads Not Guilty To Perjury, Obstruction Charges

A key witness and former FBI special agent in the Whitey Bulger case has been arrested for perjury.

04/30/2015

Sketch Credit: Jane Rosenberg

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Attorney: ‘There Is No Evening The Scales’

A lawyer for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev urged a jury to spare his client’s life, saying there is no punishment that he can get that would be equal to the suffering of the victims.

04/27/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev confers with his defense attorneys. (Sketch Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Prosecution Rests In Boston Marathon Bombing Trial

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s defense team will make its case for life in prison starting on Monday.

04/23/2015

File photo of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (Photo credit Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Chris Christie Talks Possible Presidential Run In New Hampshire

Christie proposed an income cap on Social Security.

04/14/2015

Four Boston Marathon runners wearing same bib number.

Boston Marathon Runners Warned Not To Post Bib Numbers Online

In 2014, a handful of runners who did not qualify used photos found on social media to duplicate bibs and join the race.

04/14/2015

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