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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

Michael McLaughlin

3 More Arrests In Marathon Bombings | 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...

Wrongfully Suspected: The Modern Witch Hunt and the Perpetuation of Violence

Rosalyn Schroeder | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics
Rosalyn Schroeder

A dangerous precedent for the betrayal of the fine democratic principles of justice and order is set when, in order to satiate our collective hunger to assuage fears quickly, the individuals we target for suspicion are also innocent victims of the same crimes.

Marco Rubio: 'Student Visas Are Not A Right'

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) claimed "student visas are not a right," which leaves room for "whatever restrictions" on student visas. "I don't like pr...

Marathon Bombers' Refugee Roots Shed Light on Trajectories

Silvia Domínguez | Posted 06.25.2013 | Home
Silvia Domínguez

How is it that two brothers from the same origins had such very different experiences of enculturation into the U.S. and how did their trajectories eventually converge to create such mass destruction?

Constitutional Rights Do Not Diminsh Where the Crime Is Serious or Strong Evidence of Guilt Exists

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 06.24.2013 | Crime
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

The Boston bombing is so horrific, and the evidence of guilt apparently so overwhelming, that the country might wish to go straight to the punishment stage, but that is not how our system of justice functions.

Should Boston Have Been Shut Down?

Matthew Dunn | Posted 06.24.2013 | Crime
Matthew Dunn

There is a risk that terrorists will view the Boston bombings and the aftermath as a new template to commit abhorrent acts -- make a small cut against American society, go on the run, gun down a cop, and ultimately transform a small cut into a massive event.

It Could Have Been My Boy

Jeanne Allen | Posted 06.23.2013 | Parents
Jeanne Allen

The events of recent months tell us we must all do that, no matter how incorrect the social scientists believe such behavior to be. Every mother must ask herself -- do I really know my child? Do I understand how he spends his time, what he needs, whether he is masking some hidden hurt?

How to Catch Suspected Bombers

Matthew Dunn | Posted 06.19.2013 | Crime
Matthew Dunn

As a former British MI6 counterterrorism officer who worked for many years in hostile locations around the world, I know from firsthand experience the challenges the FBI and its partners are facing in identifying and capturing the people who detonated bombs at Monday's Boston marathon.

Katherine Bindley

Social Media Investigates Boston Attacks: Should The Crowd Be Pointing Fingers? | Katherine Bindley | Posted 04.19.2013 | Technology

It's unlikely that the people responsible for the Boston Marathon attack will be apprehended through social media -- the security footage from a Lord ...