Federal prosecutors say the Boston Marathon bombing suspects used “relatively sophisticated” bombs.
Boston Marathon bombing hero and peace activist Carlos Arredondo has settled a brutality suit he brought against four city officers who arrested him during the late U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy’s funeral procession in 2009.
A federal judge on Thursday refused to suppress statements allegedly made by two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev following the deadly 2013 bombing.
A federal judge hears more testimony Thursday about the treatment of three friends of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the hours before they were arrested.
More law enforcement officials are scheduled to testify at a federal hearing on whether to suppress a confession by a friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.
An FBI Special Agent will continue testifying Wednesday in a pre-trail hearing involving three friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
A lawyer for one of the bombing suspect’s friend said the confession was obtained without a lawyer present and under strenuous and lengthy circumstances.
The attorneys said they want to determine, among other things, if a jury plan adopted in 2009 is correcting racial imbalances.
The charity set up to help victims of the Boston Marathon bombing is in the process of deciding how to spend the money.
The judge also says it is unnecessary to move the trials out of Massachusetts.
Three friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in federal court this week to ask a judge to have their cases tried outside Massachusetts.
In a flurry of pretrial motions, Tsarnaev’s lawyers said that the U.S. Constitution’s protection against cruel and unusual punishment prohibits the application of the death penalty because it’s not authorized under state law in Massachusetts.
Federal prosecutors are opposing a request by three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to have their cases tried outside Massachusetts. Lawyers argue their clients can’t receive fair trials from a Massachusetts jury because of the publicity surrounding the case.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers say prosecutors are trying to use Tsarnaev’s foreign birth and immigration history against him.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they remain concerned about being “adequately prepared” for a November trial in his death penalty case.
A young Chinese-American entrepreneur who goes by the nickname “Danny” was carjacked a year ago allegedly by the Tzarnaev brothers.
Three days after the Boston Marathon bombings, the release of the suspects’ images triggered a series of events the ended in the death of one suspect and the capture of another on the streets of Watertown.