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Tsarnaev’s Lawyers Say Remark Didn’t Relate To Case

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say a remark he made to his sister during a prison visit was meant to be funny and wasn't incriminating, as prosecutors have suggested

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Feds To Seek Death Penalty For Marathon Bombing Suspect

Federal prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for the accused Boston Marathon bomber.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is accused, along with his brother, of setting off bombs that killed three people and injured hundreds more last April

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Decision in Tsarnaev Death Penalty Imminent

As attorney general, Eric Holder has approved pursuing the death penalty in at least 34 criminal cases, upholding a long-ago pledge to Congress that he would vigorously enforce federal law even though he's not a proponent of capital punishment

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Mass. Voters To Decide Policy Issues On The Ballot

Massachusetts voters have a long history of deciding weighty policy questions use referendum voters,whether it be deciding whether to reinstate the death penalty, or approving the sale of medical marijuana

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Feds Ease Visitor Limitations For Bombing Suspect

 

Federal prosecutors have eased limitations on visits to Boston Marathon Bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by his defense team. 

In court documents filed Tuesday, prosecutors said the restrictions have been modified to allow several people to disseminate Tsarnaev's communications to third parties for the purpose of preparing his defense. Tho

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People in Boston Think Tsarnaev Should Get Life in Prison (POLL)

Most Boston residents think marathon bombing suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev should get life in prison rather than the death penalty. That's according to a  "Boston Globe" poll showing the preference by a wide margin if he's convicted of the attack.

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Massachusetts Death Penalty Amendment Sent to Committee

The Massachusetts House has turned aside a bid by several lawmakers to reinstate the death penalty, citing events surrounding the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Legislators Asking for Return of Death Penalty in Massachusetts

Some Massachusetts lawmakers, pointing to the events surrounding the Boston Marathon bombing, are calling for a limited reinstatement of a state death penalty.

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Is it Time to Terminate the Death Penalty?

I've changed my thinking about supporting the death penalty. It's not because of the cost, although I'd rather see the victim's families receive the money instead of paying for electricity!

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