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Boston Bombing Trial

Michael McLaughlin

Boston Bomber 'Deserves' The Death Penalty: Prosecution | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.14.2015 | Home

BOSTON -- In closing arguments Wednesday, a federal prosecutor’s voice cracked with emotion as he repeatedly urged jurors to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarn...

Saving a Murderer's Life: Who Would Jesus Execute?

Chris Boeskool | Posted 06.24.2015 | Home
Chris Boeskool

The question I'm asking is this: What possible good comes out of taking another life because of this tragedy? What sense does it make to kill people who kill people to show that killing people is wrong. The answer is this: It doesn't make any sense.

Lawyer Calls Boston Bombing 'Senseless' As Death Penalty Deliberations Begin

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2015 | Home

(Updates with prosecution's opening arguments) By Scott Malone BOSTON, April 21 (Reuters) - Convicted Boston Marathon b...

Guantanamo Military Commissions Stall Again: Time to Move On

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 06.06.2015 | Home
Daphne Eviatar

It's time for the U.S. government to put an end to this fiasco. The legitimacy of such important terrorism cases as the September 11 attacks is not something to be disregarded, nor is the impact on the victims' families, who have yet to see justice done. All the military commission cases could be reliably tried in the seasoned and successful U.S. federal court system.

Defense To Intensify In Trial Of Accused Boston Marathon Bomber

Reuters | Posted 05.31.2015 | Home

BOSTON, March 31 (Reuters) - Defense of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to intensify on Tuesday with his lawyers' first...

Friend Of Tsarnaev Brothers Guilty Of Lying, Deleting Files After Boston Bombing

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2015 | Home

By Scott Malone BOSTON, March 24 (Reuters) - A citizen of Kyrgyzstan who was friends with the accused Boston Marathon bombers pleaded ...

Boston Bombing Jury Will See Photos Of Slain Officer Autopsy

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2015 | Home

BOSTON, March 12 (Reuters) - The jury hearing the Boston Marathon bombing trial on Thursday is due to view autopsy photos of a university police off...

Will The Marathon Trial Re-Traumatize Boston?

David Freudberg | Posted 05.04.2015 | Home
David Freudberg

As the trial recreates the crime and its repercussions in devastating detail, one concern is the likelihood that Boston will be traumatized all over again and that deep emotional wounds that victims have worked hard to heal will inevitably be torn back open.

Marathon Bombing Trial Set To Begin

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2015 | Home

(Adds background about case; byline) By Scott Malone BOSTON, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Formal seating of a jury and opening st...

Marathon Bombing Trial Nears

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2015 | Home

BOSTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Lawyers for two friends of the accused Boston Marathon bombers are due in court on Friday for separate hearings as the ci...