Robel Phillipos

Robel Phillipos, and Azamat Tazhayakov. (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts)

Friends Of Boston Marathon Bomber Sentenced To Prison

Two friends of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were sentenced to serve at least three years in prison on Friday.

06/05/2015

Dias Kadyrbayev, Robel Phillipos, and Azamat Tazhayakov.  (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s College Friends Face Sentencing

All three — friends who attended the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth with Tsarnaev — face sentencing this week.

06/01/2015

Dias Kadyrbayev (left) Azamat Tazhayakov (second from left) with Robel  Phillipos (center) and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (right). (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts)

Long Phillipos Deliberations Could Play A Role In Tsarnaev Trial

The jury in the Robel Phillipos trial deliberated for 34 hours and that likely has the attention of both sides in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s upcoming trial.

10/28/2014

Robel Phillipos outside federal court, Oct. 28, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Jury Finds Tsarnaev Friend Guilty Of Lying To FBI

Jurors in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reached the verdict Tuesday morning after nearly 34 hours of deliberations.

10/28/2014

Robel Phillipos. (WBZ-TV)

No Verdict In Tsarnaev Friend Trial After 5 Days

Jurors in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have ended a fifth day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.

10/27/2014

Robel Phillipos. (WBZ-TV)

No Verdict For Tsarnaev Friend; Jury Returns Monday

A jury has ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

10/24/2014

Robel Phillipos. (WBZ-TV)

Jury Resumes Deliberations In Trial Of Tsarnaev Friend

A federal jury in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began its third day of deliberations Thursday.

10/23/2014

Dias Kadyrbayev, Robel Phillipos, and Azamat Tazhayakov.  (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts)

No Verdict Wednesday For Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend

Jurors began their first full day of deliberations on Wednesday in the case of Boston Marathon bombing friend Robel Phillipos.

10/22/2014

Robel Phillipos leaves a court hearing on Monday, Sept. 29. (WBZ)

Fate Of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend Now In Hands Of Jury

Robel Phillipos is charged with lying to the FBI about being in a room while friends removed potential evidence in the search for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.

10/21/2014

Michael Dukakis talks to reporters outside federal court in South Boston, Oct. 16, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Michael Dukakis Testifies In Tsarnaev Friend Trial

Former Massachusetts governor and 1988 Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Dukakis was called as a defense witness Thursday for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

10/16/2014

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