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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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,


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.


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.


(Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Gerry Leone: What’s Next For Whitey Bulger, $19.5 Million In Restitution

WBZ-TV legal analyst Gerry Leone explains what’s next for Whitey Bulger and the $19.5 million in restitution he was ordered to pay.


James "Whitey" Bulger is one of the most infamous crime figures in Boston history. He is on trial for allegedly committing 19 murders in the 1970s and '80s.

Video: Reaction To Whitey Bulger Sentencing

Here’s reaction from victims’ relatives, as well as WBZ-TV legal analyst Gerry Leone and WBZ’s Jim Armstrong who covered the entire trial.