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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with his attorneys in court, May 4, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Prosecutors Say They’ve Shown Impact Of Martin Richard’s Death

Federal prosecutors have urged a judge to reject a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to strike one of the aggravating factors used to argue he deserves the death penalty.

05/12/2015

Katherine Russell. (WBZ-TV file image)

Testimony In Marathon Bomber’s Trial Turns To Sister-In-Law

Testimony zeroing in on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s late brother’s wife raised questions about what she knew before the 2013 attacks.

04/28/2015

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

Jurors in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial look closely at a pipe bomb entered as evidence. (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Tsarnaev Jury Back To Court To Review Penalty Phase Schedule

Jurors in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are set to return to court so the judge can review the schedule for the second phase.

04/13/2015

Gun Expert Says Tsarnaev Brothers Fired 56 Bullets At Police

A ballistics expert has testified that 56 bullets were fired at police in Watertown during a violent confrontation with the Boston Marathon bombers days after the 2013 attack.

03/24/2015

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

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 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)

Seeking Death Penalty Appears Set In Boston Bombing Trial

The focus of the Boston Marathon bombing trial figures to be as much on what punishment Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face as on his responsibility for the attack.

01/18/2015

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

Jury Selection Begins Monday In Tsarnaev Trial

It’s perhaps the most closely watched federal death penalty case since Timothy McVeigh.

01/04/2015

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