The parents of the youngest victim of the Boston marathon bombing are asking authorities to not consider the death penalty for the man convicted. Bill and Denise Richard, whose 8-year-old son, Martin, was one of three people killed by the April 2013 explosions at the marathon’s finish line, say in a front-page piece in Friday’s [...]
The Boston Globe has published a heartbreaking appeal from the parents of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old boy who died in the Boston Marathon bombing. Bill and Denise Richard (who were also injured in the blast, along with their two surviving children) are asking prosecutors to stop seeking the death penalty... More »
Bill and Denise Richard lost their eight-year-old son from the blast of the Boston Marathon bombing, but they still believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death penalty should not be an option. In a related report by the Inquisitr, two of the Richard children were victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Show More Summary
The world's oldest annual marathon gets underway on Monday. The 119th running of the Boston Marathon gets underway on Monday, and this year's 26.2-mile race should be as exciting as ever. The historic race runs from Main Street in Hopkinton...Show More Summary
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Heightened crowd control, more bag searches and more than 100 cameras will be in effect when roughly a million people gather Monday to watch nearly 30,000 runners at the 2015 Boston Marathon. Local police outlined Friday their security measures for the annual event, two years after a terrorist...
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The Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been found guilty on all counts – but his family will NOT accept that he was behind the horrific incident. They have even gine
A federal jury in Boston will soon decide whether to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving Boston Marathon bomber, to death. Lots of people have opinions on this question, including the editorial board of this newspaper, which reiterated its view that no crime, including this one, warrants...
"The minute the defendant fades from our newspapers and TV screens is the minute we begin the process of rebuilding our lives and our family."
Post by Michele Zipp. Martin Richard was 8-years-old when he was killed by the bomb Dzhokhar Tsarnaev detonated at the Boston Marathon finish line in 2013. Martin's sister, Jane, was just 7-years-old when she lost her leg from the same bomb that took her brother's life. Show More Summary
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The family of Martin Richards, the youngest victim killed in the Boston Marathon bombings, has written a public request asking the Government to withdraw its request for the death penalty. "We understand all too well the heinousness and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
By Elizabeth Barber BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston officials outlined a safety plan on Friday for the 2015 Boston Marathon that would protect runners and spectators while maintaining an upbeat mood two years after an attack at the event killed three people and wounded many others. Show More Summary
We're just days away from the Boston Marathon - one of the most respected foot races in the world. You already know that it's 26.2 miles, but did you also know that it is the oldest continuously running marathon? Before Monday's bigShow More Summary
Days before a jury is scheduled to begin deciding whether to execute Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the parents of the youngest person to die in the Boston Marathon bombing urged federal authorities to consider taking the death penalty off the table.
Bill and Denise Richard, parents to Boston Marathon bombing victim Martin, urged the feds to send Dzhokhar Tsarnaev away for life.
Few know the devastation of the Boston Marathon bombings better than Bill and Denise Richard—their 8-year-old son, Martin, was killed and their daughter, Jane, lost a leg. In the Boston Globe today, however, the Richards make a plea that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev be spared the death penalty. The Richards ask...
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Two years ago, Governor Deval Patrick made the unprecedented decision to lock down the city of Boston while authorities attempted to find Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the brothers behind the Boston Marathon Bombings.