Tamerlan Tsarnaev

Sketch Credit: Jane Rosenberg

Marathon Bomber’s Lawyers Plead For Life In Prison

Tamerlan’s influence is just one of the defense’s reasons for asking the jury to sentence Dzhokhar to life in prison, rather than death.

04/27/2015

Sketch Credit: Jane Rosenberg

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Attorney: ‘There Is No Evening The Scales’

A lawyer for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev urged a jury to spare his client’s life, saying there is no punishment that he can get that would be equal to the suffering of the victims.

04/27/2015

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

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Lawyers Prepare Case For Life

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin presenting witnesses this week.

04/26/2015

Tamerlan Tsarnaev leaves Watertown Target after buying two new backpacks the day before the bombings. (Image Credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Video Shows Tsarnaev Leaving Target With Backpacks Before Bombing

Jurors followed a remarkable evidence trail about how FBI agents identified where the pressure cookers were believed to be purchased.

03/25/2015

The Tsarnaev  brothers taking aim and firing on the officers.  The red circle highlights the pressure cooker bomb that was used just moments after this photo was taken. (Photo courtesy: Andrew Kitzenberg)

Watertown Police Tell Jury About Gunfight With Marathon Bombers

Three police officers described their explosive confrontation with the Boston Marathon bombers Monday.

03/16/2015

Part of the note scrawled by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the boat he was captured in. (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Jurors See Note Left By Tsarnaev In Watertown Boat

The so-called boat note was just one of hundreds of pieces of evidence introduced Tuesday.

03/10/2015

Katherine Russell. (WBZ-TV file image)

Lawyer: Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s Widow Not On Trial Witness List

The widow of Tamerlan Tsarnaev has not been identified as a witness in her brother-in-law’s trial, according to her attorney.

03/05/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Judge George O'Toole, Jan. 5, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

Defense: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Followed Brother’s Lead In Boston Marathon Bombing

Testimony began in the Boston Marathon bombing trial as defense attorneys blamed Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s brother Tamerlan for the attacks.

03/04/2015

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

Civil Rights Group To Sue FBI Over Chechen Man’s Death

Todashev was killed at his Orlando, Florida, apartment about a month after the marathon bombings.

03/02/2015

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

Boston Marathon Bombing Defense Likely To Focus On Tamerlan Tsarnaev

The best chance to save the life of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might be to put his dead brother on trial.

02/01/2015

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