Boston Marathon Bombings

Tsarnaev Trial To Start Monday
There is not going to be a delay in jury selection for the federal trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev .
The trial judge has ruled it will start as scheduled on Monday because a delay would be too inconvenient for the 12-hundred prospective jurors...
Federal Prosecutors Oppose Delay In Tsarnaev Trial
Federal prosecutors are opposing a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to delay his trial until September.
Jury selection is currently scheduled to begin on Jan. 5. Tsarnaev could face the death penalty if convicted...
Tsarnaev’s Lawyers Want Demonstrations Controlled
Lawyers for Dzokhar Tsarnaev want court officials to control demonstrations by people who call themselves supporters of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.
In a motion filed on Monday, defense attorneys said the demonstrations could threaten Tsarnaev's right to a fair trial...
Tsarnaev Due In Court Thursday
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has not been seen in public since he was arraigned on 30 federal charges in July 2013, when he still bore signs of the bloody standoff with police that led to his capture and the death of his older brother, Tamerlan...
Tsarnaev Again Asks To Have Trial Moved Outside Mass.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is asking for a second time to move his trial outside Massachusetts.
U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr. rejected Tsarnaev's first request in September to move the trial. The judge said Tsarnaev's lawyers had failed to show that extensive pretrial …
FBI Director James Comey Visits Boston
FBI Director James Comey says he believes authorities are well prepared to provide security for the terrorism trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect .
During a visit to the Boston FBI office Tuesday, Comey said the U.S. has had trials for accused terror suspects in New York, Chicago and Northern Vi…
Tsarnaev’s Lawyers Seek Delay In Trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzohkhar Tsarnaev are asking to delay his trial until at least September 2015.
In a court filing Friday, the attorneys said his Nov. 3 trial date would give them about half the preparation time federal courts have allowed other defendants facing a death sen…
Tsarnaev’s College Friend Pleads Guilty
A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has pleaded guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.
Twenty-year-old Dias Kadyrbayev is accused of removing a backpack containing emptied-out fireworks from Tsarnaev's dorm room after realizing he was suspe…
Tazhayakov Found Guilty Of Obstruction Of Justice
A man charged with hindering the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings is being found guilty of obstruction of justice.
Azamat Tazhayakov covered up for bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by removing a laptop and backpack containing empty fireworks casings from a dorm room at UMass Dartmouth…
Marathon Bombs Made From Christmas Lights and Toy Car Parts
Prosecutors say the accused Boston Marathon bombers used Christmas lights, toy car parts and powder from firecrackers to make the deadly explosive devices that ripped through crowds of spectators last year.
Newly-released court documents indicate Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his now-dead brother would have …

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