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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial

Lawyers For Marathon Bombing Suspect Ask To Delay Trial

AP | Posted 08.30.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked Friday to delay his trial until at least September 2015. "We reco...

Marathon Bombing Suspect's Lawyers Seek Dismissal

AP | BOB SALSBERG | Posted 08.23.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge on Friday to dismiss indictments against the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and put on ho...

Prosecutors: Put Him On Trial In Boston

AP | Posted 08.31.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors are opposing a defense request to move the November trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to ...

Marathon Bombing Suspect Wants Trial Moved Out Of Boston

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 06.11.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Wednesday they will ask a judge to move his trial out of Boston, wh...

Marathon Bombing Suspect: Court Should Stop Leaks

AP | Posted 05.03.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NY'-ehv) say they want a judge to hold a hearing on lea...

Marathon Bombing Suspect's Note: 'You Kill One Of Us, You Hurt Us All'

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.17.2014 | Crime

An image obtained by ABC News shows part of a note allegedly written by Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev shortly before he was appreh...

Feds Try To Block Marathon Suspect From Seeing Victims' Photos

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 03.17.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors asked a judge Monday to bar Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from seeing some of the gruesome aut...

Boston Bombing Suspect Seeks Dismissal Of Some Charges

AP | Posted 03.12.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will argue for dismissal of some of the charges against him during a cou...

How Long Do We Have To Wait For This Trial?

AP | Posted 02.12.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — A judge has set a November trial date for Boston Marathon suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-KHAR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv). Judge George O'Toole...

Accused Marathon Bomber Faces Execution

AP | Posted 01.30.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced they will seek the death penalty against 20-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Maratho...

Boston Bombing Suspect May Pin Blame On Brother

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY and MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

BOSTON — BOSTON (AP) — The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, who faces a potential death penalty, is fighting to get access to invest...

Empathy for Whom?

Van Gosse | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics
Van Gosse

The range of opinions about what to do with (or to) Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the "little brother" in the Boston Marathon bombing, says a lot about the exceptionally perverse character of American culture right now, our addled confusion about violence.

Meet The Boston Bombing Suspect's Lawyers

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 04.30.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- One lawyer won acquittal for a Saudi man charged with carrying three firecracker-like devices on a plane, arguing he was a victim of hysteri...

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Psychiatric Defense

Stanton Peele | Posted 06.23.2013 | Crime
Stanton Peele

David Remnick lays out a number of points that could set the stage for a psychological defense for Dzhokhar -- ideas that also build an alternative image of the teenager.