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FBI Backs Up Agent Who Failed to Identify Tamerlan Tsarnaev

In response to a brewing storm of criticism, the FBI’s brass say they don’t blame the Boston Joint Terrorism Task Force agent who interviewed Tamerlan […]

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FBI Official: Tsarnaev Surveillance Allegations Are ‘Patently False’

The FBI is pushing back hard against allegations aired Friday on WBUR that the bureau had identified the bombing suspects well before the time authorities […]

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A Glimpse at Life in Prison for the Marathon Bombing Suspect

As Boston honors and remembers the victims and heroes of the Marathon bombing on the anniversary today, the New York Times took a moment, too, […]

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Prosecutors Don’t Want Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to See Photos of Bombing Victims

Prosecutors have filed a special request for a protective order to prohibit Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from seeing the disturbing photos of the […]

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Trial Date Set for Alleged Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

The trial for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been scheduled for November 3, 2014. Correction. Tsarnaev trial date set for November 3, 2014 — […]

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Marty Walsh on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Death Penalty Decision: ‘I Support the Process’

Just hours after officials announced they would authorize federal prosecutors to seek the death penalty against Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Mayor Marty Walsh […]

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Officials Will Seek the Death Penalty for Boston Bombing Suspect

Officials from the U.S. Department of Justice announced on Thursday—one day ahead of the intended deadline—that they would seek the death penalty in the case […]

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Death Penalty Decision Approaches in Marathon Bombing Case [UPDATED]

UPDATE, January 30, 3 p.m.: Officials from the United State Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts announced on Thursday—one day ahead of the official deadline—that they would seek […]

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The Boston Bar Association Still Doesn’t Agree With the Death Penalty

The Boston Bar Association took a strong stance against the death penalty on a federal level in a new report released by one of its […]

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The Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘Rolling Stone’ Cover Won Adweek’s ‘Hottest Cover of the Year’

Despite the outpouring of outrage from readers—most who were from the Boston area—being called out by Mayor Tom Menino, and having the issues stripped from […]

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What Ibragim Todashev’s FBI Interview Means for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Life

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s trial may take years to arrive—but events unfolding now may decide whether he lives or dies. That’s because the government has set an […]

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Court Documents Link Tamerlan Tsarnaev to the Waltham Triple Murder

Ibragim Todashev, shot and killed by the FBI in May, implicated Tamerlan Tsarnaev in a 2011 Waltham triple murder, according to newly-filed court documents. On […]

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FBI: The Tsarnaev Brothers Were Not Informants

Law enforcement officials want to make it “absolutely clear” that they were not conducting any sort of surveillance on the alleged Boston Marathon bombers after […]

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Has Another Arraignment to Look Forward To

Adding to his legal woes, Middlesex County prosecutors obtained an arrest warrant for accused Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev this morning. It’s a procedural step that […]

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Wants Better Prison Restrictions

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers are arguing that he deserves less stringent restrictions on his imprisonment in a motion filed with the U.S. District Court in Boston. Attorneys […]