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Sentencing Date Set For Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

BOSTON (CBS) — A formal sentencing hearing for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been set for June 24.

A jury sentenced Tsarnaev to death… 43 more words


Prosecutors seek 7 years for Boston Marathon bomber's friend

BOSTON (AP) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might have prevented a university police officer’s shooting death by helping authorities find Tsarnaev instead of helping him, the officer’s family said in a court filing Wednesday. 282 more words


Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Struggle With Silent Injury

BOSTON (CBS) — Boston Marathon bombing survivors are dealing with a multitude of health problems — many of them obvious, such as lost limbs.

But others are not so obvious. 238 more words


Lingzi Lu's Family Thanks Boston In Open Letter

BOSTON (CBS) – For the first time, the parents of marathon bombing victim Lingzi Lu are publicly expressing their thoughts over the loss of their daughter. 141 more words


Tsarnaev, heartbreak, and the violence borne of suffering

Last week, the federal courts sentenced young Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for his crimes in the Boston Marathon bombing. I don’t talk politics much here, but I will say on the record: I was hoping against hope that it would be life without parole. 470 more words


Boston Marathon Bomber's Sentencing Set For June

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be formally sentenced to death next month after at least 20 victims describe the impact the terror attack had on their lives. 236 more words


Keller @ Large: Marathon Bomber's Death Sentence Not A 'Blot' On Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – You knew it was coming after Friday’s verdict – the second-guessing, and the recriminations from death penalty opponents.

Still, it was disappointing to see a great newspaper like the New York Times debase itself with… 262 more words