Obstruction Of Justice
A federal judge has ruled friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can change into civilian clothes before jury selection and other hearings for their trial on obstruction of justice.
Two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly hampering the bombing investigation.
Special court sessions are scheduled for next week to hear a flood of legal challenges by drug defendants in the wake of a scandal at a Massachusetts drug-testing lab.
Barry Bonds was convicted of obstruction of justice Wednesday but a jury failed to reach a verdict on three other counts that he lied to a grand jury.