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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Defense: Tsarnaev Hospital Interviews Should Be Thrown Out

Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev want the death penalty removed as an option and want statements made after his arrest to be suppressed.

05/07/2014

Alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev captured in Watertown. (Photo Credit: Boston Magazine)

Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Defense Team Asks New Deadlines For Feds

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they remain concerned about being “adequately prepared” for a November trial in his death penalty case.

04/30/2014

Peter Stefan (WBZ-TV)

Funeral Home Owner Pens Book On Burial For Accused Marathon Bomber

A Worcester funeral home owner is planning to release a book on finding a burial plot for Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of two brothers accused in the Boston Marathon bombings. Bree Sison reports

04/26/2014

Katherine Russell in 2007. (Photo courtesy: Warwick, RI Police)

Wife Of Marathon Bombing Suspect Got Triple-Slaying Subpoena

The attorney for Katherine Russell says a federal grand jury asked her for items that belonged to one of the victims in a triple slaying in Waltham.

04/15/2014

Tamerlan Tsarnaev's 2009 booking photo. (Image courtesy: Cambridge Police)

Report: Russia Withheld Information On Tamerlan Tsarnaev

The New York Times, citing an inspector general’s report, reported the Russian government had information about Tamerlan Tsarnaev two years before the attacks, but did not share it with the FBI.

04/10/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Marathon Bombing Suspect Blames Older Brother As ‘Main Instigator’

The defense argues in a motion filed Friday any surveillance evidence showing brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s pursuit of Islamic holy war predated Dzhokhar’s would tend to support the defense theory Tamerlan was the “main instigator” of the marathon attack.

03/28/2014

A man who ran in the Boston Marathon looks down a closed-off Boylston Street April 16, 2013 in Boston. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report Reveals Little New Info On Boston Marathon Bombing

A new congressional report on the federal investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings includes few previously unknown details of the case.

03/26/2014

Ibragim Todashev.  (Photo courtesy: Orange County, Fla. PD)

Widow Angry FBI Agent Was Cleared In Fatal Shooting Of Ibragim Todashev

Ibragim Todashev’s widow spoke to WBZ-TV exclusively by phone from Russia.

03/21/2014

Ibragim Todashev.  (Photo courtesy: Orange County, Fla. PD)

Report Due Tuesday On FBI Custody Death Of Tsarnaev Associate

A Florida prosecutor is preparing to announce the results of his investigation into an FBI agent’s fatal shooting of a Chechen man as he was being questioned about a Boston Marathon bombing suspect.

03/20/2014

Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev on Boylston Street during the 2013 Boston Marathon.  (Photo courtesy: Bob Leonard)

Boston Marathon Bombing Court Hearing Set For This Week

Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be in court this week for the first time since U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder authorized prosecutors to seek the death penalty against Tsarnaev.

02/09/2014

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