Jury selection in the trial of 30-year-old Edwin Alemany, who is accused of kidnapping, robbing and killing a 24-year-old Boston woman, is expected to start Monday in Suffolk Superior Court.
Northampton Attorney David Hoose, who successfully argued to spare the life of a nurse convicted of fatally poisoning VA patients, talks about the appeal process in death penalty cases.
Police responded to the Colonial Point apartments at about 10:45 a.m. Sunday to find 45-year-old Christine Giordano suffering from multiple stab wounds in the building’s lobby. She was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.
Prosecutors alleged they improperly distributed methadone, oxycodone and fentanyl to patients. Six later died of drug overdoses.
After Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s sentencing, many bombing survivors say they’re satisfied, but certainly not happy.
With the verdict condemning Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, the Boston Marathon finish line has again become a place to reflect on everything that’s happened in the past two years.
Death, “that’s the easy way out for him,” says Carol Downing. “I was hoping that he would go away and never be heard from again,” continues Downing, “and suffer the rest of his life like everybody is going to suffer that’s been involved in this.” Downing’s two daughters spent months in the hospital after the […]
A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a “kid” who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother. FULL STORY: Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death For Marathon Bombing Related:Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death, What Happens Next?AP Recap: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death