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Trump Official Who Claimed to Be an “Expert Witness” in Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Never Testified

This story has been updated. Dr. Sebastian Gorka, former national security editor at Breitbart News and newly hired deputy assistant to President Donald Trump, has […]

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New Documents Shed Light On Boston Marathon Bombing

Just released documents on the Boston Marathon bombing are shedding new light on the events leading up to and after the terrible 2013 tragedy. A […]

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New Trial Hearing For Tsarnaev a Preview of Long Legal Battle

Courtwatchers got a taste of what the long post-conviction phase of the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev case will be like on Tuesday when attorneys for the government […]

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Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Juror Speaks Out for First Time

It will probably be a long time before we finally learn the names of all the jurors who sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death in […]

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Tsarnaev Juror Speaks, Remains Anonymous, Tries to Sell Book

Last night, for the first time, Boston heard from one of the twelve jurors who sentenced 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death. But rather than provide […]

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Middlesex District Attorney Wants To Try Dzhokhar Tsarnaev In State Court

Even though he is sitting in a sterile concrete box in a Colorado prison that is quite possibly the most strictly controlled building in the country, Middlesex […]

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Judge to Tsarnaev: ‘What Will Be Remembered Is the Evil You Have Done’

The judge in the Boston Marathon bombing trial admonished Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at his sentencing hearing at Moakley Courthouse on Thursday. Judge George O’Toole—speaking just after […]

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Krystle Campbell Remembered as Family, Friends Confront Tsarnaev in Court

On April 15, 2013, Krystle Campbell and her friend Karen McWatters were near the Boston Marathon finish line waiting for McWatters’ then boyfriend and now […]

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Speaks to Victims at Sentencing

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally spoke to his victims Wednesday afternoon, gathered in federal court for the 21-year-old’s formal sentencing. In a twist, defense […]

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Martin Richard’s Family Speaks at Tsarnaev’s Sentencing

In federal court on Wednesday, the parents of the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombings, eight-year-old Martin Richard, confronted the terrorist who blew their son’s body […]

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Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Will Be Formally Sentenced to Death Wednesday

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be in Moakley Courthouse one last time Wednesday for his formal sentencing by Judge George O’Toole and to hear […]

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Why the Jury Chose Death for Tsarnaev, Despite Massachusetts’ Desire for Mercy

The looks on the jurors’ faces told me they wanted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to die. One juror, her eyes red, shook her head slowly, in anger. […]

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sentenced to Death

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death. Jurors reached the verdict after 15 hours of deliberation, exactly two years and one […]

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Fate Will Be Decided by a Series of Check Marks

A jury will soon decide the fate of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, as the high-profile trial plods into its final days. Both sides […]

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Jihad and Remorse Debated as Tsarnaev Trial Goes to Jury

After two and a half months, each side in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial gave the jury a new argument to ponder in today’s closing statements. […]