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Guilty Plea Expected By Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect's Friend

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.21.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the dead...

Guilty Plea Expected By Friend Of Marathon Bombing Suspect

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 08.20.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the dea...

Accused Boston Marathon Bomber's Friend Found Guilty

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.20.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — A college friend was convicted Monday of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by agreeing with another ...

Closing Arguments Set For Bombing Suspect's Friend

AP | Posted 09.15.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- Jurors in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are set to hear closin...

Life 'Effectively Over' For Marathon Bombing Suspect: FBI

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2014 | Crime

(Updates with testimony) By Daniel Lovering BOSTON, July 14 (Reuters) - An FBI agent who interrogated a friend of the a...

Martyrdom Was Lunchtime Topic Of Conversation For Alleged Bomber

Reuters | Posted 09.10.2014 | Crime

(Updates with new testimony) By Daniel Lovering BOSTON, July 11 (Reuters) - Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsa...

FBI Testifies About Friend Covering For Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2014 | Crime

(Adds testimony of FBI agent) By Scott Malone BOSTON, July 10 (Reuters) - A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bombe...

Tsarnaev Seemed Normal After Bombings: Ex-roommate

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.07.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former coll...

Trial Begins For Bombing Suspect's Friend Accused Of Hiding Evidence

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.06.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- A federal prosecutor has told jurors that a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'ehv) impe...

Boston Bombing Suspect's Friend Refused A Plea Deal

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 08.23.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- A lawyer for a friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect says he rejected a plea deal offered to his client. Azamat Tazhayakov (AZ...

Tsarnaev's Friends Seek Constitutional Rights

Martin Zabell | Posted 07.31.2014 | Crime
Martin Zabell

The United States will be riveted on Dzokhar Tsarnaev when he goes on trial on Nov. 3, 2014, for allegedly murdering three people and injuring 264 on April 15, 2013, when he and his brother Tamerlan allegedly placed two bombs near the finish line of that day's Boston Marathon. Legal experts and scholars, though, might conclude that the first Boston Marathon bombing trial is more legally significant.

Friends Of Marathon Suspect Fight To Move Trial

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- Three college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking a federal judge to have their cases tried outside...

Friends Of Alleged Boston Bomber Due In Court

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2014 | Crime

BOSTON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Three college friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Wednesday for a hearing ahe...

Marathon Suspect's Friends Plead Not Guilty

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.13.2013 | Crime

UPDATE: 2:35 p.m. -- Two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty to charges against them in court Tuesday afte...

Tsarnaev Friends Charged In Marathon Bombing

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 08.08.2013 | Crime

A federal grand jury has charged former UMass Dartmouth students Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov for allegedly helping Dzhokhar Tsarnaev destroy...

'My Son Is Not A Terrorist'

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 07.08.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Nineteen days after Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev died following a gunbattle with police, cemeteries still refused ...

Kazakhs Defend Arrested Friend Of Boston Bombing Suspect

AP | LEILA SARALAYEVA | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

ALMATY, Kazakhstan — Former teachers of one of the students from Kazakhstan arrested in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings described h...

UMass Takes Action Against One Of Three Boston Bombing Suspects

AP | Posted 05.02.2013 | College

DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- The University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth has suspended one student charged in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings and...

How His Friends Got Caught Covering His Tracks

AP | ALLEN G. BREED | Posted 07.01.2013 | Crime

-- Dias Kadyrbayev was driving back to his apartment when he got a call from a college buddy. A clearly anxious Robel Phillipos told him authorities ...

Friends Of Bombing Suspect In Immigration Court

AP | Posted 07.01.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Lawyers for two men friendly with the Boston Marathon bombing suspect say their clients have been extensively interviewed by federal in...

Michael McLaughlin

3 More Arrests In Marathon Bombings

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.01.2013 | Crime

Three men were arrested on charges that they helped Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after the deadly attacks last month. Federal...

Classmates Of Tsarnaev Deny Wrongdoing

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 04.27.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Two college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who were jailed by immigration authorities the day after his captur...