Members of the Richard family helped Mayor Marty Walsh unveil commemorative banners on Boylston Street this morning. The mayor will hold a moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. and encourages people to share acts of kindness throughout the day.
We’ve all waited patiently for this: the penalty phase. Massachusetts hasn’t executed a man in 68 years, but federal law allows for the death penalty. Will the jury send Tsarnaev to die, or choose to save a life? The answer may lie in the jury selection process, commonly known as voir dire.