Attorney Talks On Process Behind Tsarnaev Jurors' Deliberations

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The jury in the case of convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev today enters the second full day of deliberations on whether Tsarnaev should be sentenced to death or imprisoned for the rest of his life.

To reach that decision, jurors must complete a lengthy form about their judgement on each one of the 30 charges they have already found him guilty of committing.

To help us better understand the process for making this life or death decision, Brad Bailey, a former state and federal prosecutor and long-time defense attorney, joins Morning Edition.

To hear the full interview, click on the audio player above.

This segment aired on May 15, 2015.


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