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Boston Bombing Co-conspirator Found Guilty

Originally published on July 24, 2014, at NationofChange.org

On the night of April 18, 2013, Dias Kadyrbayev asked UMass-Darthmouth sophomore Andrew Dwinells to enter the dorm room Dwinells shared with the alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. 520 more words

Andrew Emett

Marathon bomb suspect's lawyers seek leaks hearing

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have renewed their request for a judge to hold a hearing on leaks to the news media. 112 more words


Man linked to gun said 'bomber' was best friend

BOSTON – A man linked to a gun used to kill a university police officer after the Boston Marathon bombing allegedly told police he smoked marijuana every day because, in his words, “my best friend was the bomber.” 130 more words


Man linked to cop's death during Boston Marathon manhunt arrested: AP

BOSTON – A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges. 89 more words


Cambridge Man Arrested For Providing Gun Used In Murder Of MIT Officer

BOSTON (CBS/AP) – A Cambridge man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of MIT Police officer Sean Collier.

Sources tell WBZ that Stephen Silva provided the gun, a 9mm Ruger, that was used to kill Collier after the Boston Marathon bombing. 393 more words


Graphic photos: Do they tell the story or just aim to shock?

Graphic photos are everywhere online. If you look hard enough (or really not very hard at all) you can find news organizations or bloggers or social media users who have posted photographs showing the bloody, the injured, the gross. 454 more words

Social Media Ethics (Summer 2014)

Marathon suspect's friend guilty of impeding probe

BOSTON (AP) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted Monday of impeding the investigation into the bombing.

Azamat Tazhayakov was charged with obstruction of justice and conspiracy, with prosecutors saying he agreed with a friend’s plan to remove Tsarnaev’s backpack containing altered fireworks from his dorm room a few days after the 2013 bombing. 462 more words