WASHINGTON (AP) — Famous people don't often get involved with Medicare payment policy, but a Boston Marathon bombing survivor and a former U.S. senator who lost a leg in wartime service have joined an industry campaign to block new requirements for artificial legs and feet. [...]Show More Summary
During the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, jurors saw and heard heartbreaking testimony about the final moments of 8-year-old Martin Richard, the youngest person killed in the Boston Marathon bombing. What they didn't hear about was the fact that Martin's parents didn't want Tsarnaev to get the death penalty, and the...
A juror in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev says he probably would not have voted for the death penalty had he known that the families of some victims preferred a life sentence.
A juror in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said he might have opposed sentencing the convicted Boston Marathon bomber to death had he known that the family of the youngest victim in the attack wanted to spare the defendant's life.
One of the 12 jurors who voted to sentence Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death would have opted for life had he known that one of the victims' families wanted the defendant spared, he told Boston's WBUR radio. The juror,...Show More Summary
A U.S. judge on Monday rebuffed a request to release the names of the jurors who convicted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev of the Boston Marathon bombing and sentenced him to death, saying it would be premature to do so while he is seeking a new trial. Show More Summary
Police say two men made online threats against competitors -- referring to the Boston Marathon bombing and Columbine High School massacre
Lawyers for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say their client deserves a new trial and again they're asking that he be tried outside the Boston area.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should receive a new trial outside of the city, his lawyers said Monday, citing regional bias that tainted the juror pool. The shaggy-haired killer’s legal … READ ON
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bomber, feels that his trial was sabotaged because jurors were not impartial when arranging him in Boston earlier in the year. On Monday Tsarnaev’s defense layer said in a court filing that Tsarnaev deserves a new trial in a new location where jurors will be impartial. Show More Summary
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has formally appealed his conviction and requested a new trial. Through his attorneys, the accused Boston Marathon bomber filed his appeal with the United States District Court of Massachusetts. Although portions of the document were redacted, Tsarnaev’s attorneys clearly requested a new trial and a change of venue. Show More Summary
On Monday, the defense team of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appealed his death sentence, arguing that it was impossible for jurors to ignore the "media circus" surrounding the trial. "Put simply, prejudicial media coverage, events and environment saturated greater Boston, including the social networks of actual trial jurors, and made it... More »
Attorneys for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday appealed his death sentence, arguing that publicity made it impossible for him to receive a fair trial in the city where the attack occurred on April 15, 2013. Tsarnaev's...Show More Summary
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, sentenced to death for killing three people and injuring 264 in the 2013 attack, are arguing he deserves a new trial in a different place due to the intense publicity that surrounded the proceedings. Show More Summary
The filing says even on social media jurors would have seen friends and relatives posting about the 2013 bombing.
Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appealed his conviction and death sentence on Monday, arguing that there was no way to conduct an unbiased trial in Boston because of the amount of publicity surrounding the case.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers filed a court document saying he deserves a trial in an area where he can get impartial jurors
Not a huge surprise: Lawyers for Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev today appealed his death-penalty conviction, arguing that "continuous and unrelenting publicity" biased jurors and made a fair trial in Boston impossible, NBC News reports. "Put simply, prejudicial media coverage, events, and environment saturated greater Boston, including the social networks...
Boston’s NPR affiliate, WBUR, checked out the Boston Poetry Marathon this weekend. This year, the marathon was organized by Jim Behrle, Mitch Manning, Audrey Mardavich and John Mulrooney; it was founded in 1998 by Sean Cole and Aaron Kiely. More: CAMBRIDGE, Mass. It’s on the outskirts of Inman Square, but you must be able to […]
(Bakery | Boston, MA, USA) Bakery | Boston, MA, USA Categories: Crazy Requests Food & Drink Tags: Bakery Bakery | Boston, MA, USA(This happens right during the week of the Boston Marathon bombing and the day after the whole city and the surrounding towns were required to stay closed due to a manhunt of the bomber. Show More Summary