Sentencing

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at his sentencing on June 24, 2015. (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Apologizes For Boston Marathon Bombings

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized Wednesday in his first public statement since the attacks in April 2013.

06/24/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Tsarnaev Will Get Chance To Break Silence At Sentencing

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have said he feels remorse for the deadly attack, but the public has never heard directly from him.

06/23/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Sentencing Set For June

Prosecutor William Weinreb told the judge that about 20 victims have asked to speak at the sentencing hearing.

05/19/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, April 8, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Focus Shifts Back To Tsarnaev Trial After Boston Marathon

Following the 119th Boston Marathon, focus will shift back to the Tsarnaev trial as it progresses to the sentencing phase.

WBZ-TV–04/20/2015

Former state probation commissioner John O'Brien. (WBZ-TV )

Ex-Massachusetts Probation Official Gets 18 Months

Former Massachusetts Probation Commissioner John O’Brien has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison.

11/13/2014

Seth Mazzaglia in Strafford County Superior Court, Aug. 14, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Lizzi Marriott’s Family Rips Seth Mazzaglia At Murder Sentencing

A New Hampshire man who raped and killed a college student was sentenced to life in prison Thursday after the victim’s family tearfully and angrily lamented what he took from them.

08/14/2014

Seth Mazzaglia in Strafford County Superior Court, Aug. 13, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Recording: Mazzaglia Didn’t Want To Hear Lizzi Marriott’s Family ‘Yell And Whine’ At Sentencing

Seth Mazzaglia said he didn’t want to listen to the family “yell and whine” at his sentencing hearing about what a monster he is.

08/13/2014

Seth Mazzaglia in Strafford County Superior Court, June 4, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Man Convicted In Lizzi Marriott Murder Wants To Skip Sentencing

Seth Mazzaglia was convicted June 27 of first-degree murder and other felonies in the death of 19-year-old Lizzi Marriott of Westboro,

08/11/2014

Marian Burbine of Wakefield was sentenced to  five years in jail for reckless endangerment of children at her Wakefield day care. (WBZ-TV)

Convicted Molester’s Wife Sentenced For Endangering Kids At Wakefield Day Care

The woman pleaded guilty to multiple counts of reckless endangerment of a child and operating an unlicensed day care.

06/23/2014

Whitey Bulger at his sentencing, Nov. 14, 2013. (Court sketch by Jane Flavell Collins)

Whitey Bulger Gets Two Life Sentences Plus 5 Years

Gangster James “Whitey” Bulger will spend the rest of his life in prison.

11/14/2013

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