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Philip Chism in Essex Superior Court, January 9, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Judge Throws Out Some Evidence In Chism Murder Trial

The judge in the murder trial of former Danvers High School student Philip Chism granted a defense motion Tuesday suppressing certain evidence collected by police after the killing.

03/03/2015

Aaron Hernandez in court on Feb. 20. (WBZ-TV)

Aaron Hernandez Trial Delayed Again Due To Snow

The murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been delayed again due to snow.

03/01/2015

Surveillance video outside North Attleboro Police Department showed Aaron Hernandez dismantling his  phone the day after Odin Lloyd was killed. (WBZ-TV)

Video Shows Hernandez Dismantle Phone Day After Killing

Jurors in the Aaron Hernandez murder trial were shown a video of him dismantling his phone outside a police station the day after the killing.

02/17/2015

Surveillance video showed police peering into Aaron Hernandez's home hours after Odin Lloyd's body was found. (WBZ-TV)

Patriots Knew Day Of Killing Cop Wanted To Talk To Hernandez

The New England Patriots were alerted within hours that police wanted to talk to tight end Aaron Hernandez after a body was found not far from his house.

02/13/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appears in court on Tuesday, Jan. 6. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

Traces Of Sympathy Seen For Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Two prospective jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have expressed sympathy for him.

02/13/2015

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

Appeals Court To Hold Hearing On Tsarnaev’s Latest Bid To Move Trial

The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals scheduled the hearing for Feb. 19.

02/12/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appears in court on Tuesday, Jan. 6. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

Juror Questioning In Tsarnaev Trial Could End Next Week

A court official says the process of questioning potential jurors in the federal trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be wrapped up by the end of next week.

02/03/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in U.S. District Court, December 18, 2014. (Sketch from Jane Rosenberg)

Judge Denies Request To Delay, Move Boston Marathon Bombing Trial

A judge ruled that the trial for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin as scheduled with jury selection on January 5.

12/31/2014

Shayanna Jenkins in Fall River Superior Court, Aug. 22, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Aaron Hernandez Fiancee Bid To Toss Evidence Opposed

Massachusetts prosecutors are opposing a bid by the fiancee of ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez to suppress evidence in the perjury case against her.

12/09/2014

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

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