In a way, you could argue that sentencing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death was a win-win-win.
Proponents of capital punishment can say that, by so condemning a seemingly irredeemable criminal, justice has finally been served. 1,125 more words
BBC — A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been sentenced to life in prison for aiding in the bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998 that killed 224 people. 63 more words
(CBS) — An Oak Forest man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the 2007 arson deaths of his pregnant daughter, son-in-law and grandson. 103 more words
BOSTON — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers rested their case Monday in their bid to save him from execution after death penalty opponent Sister Helen Prejean testified that Tsarnaev expressed genuine sorrow about the victims of the bombing. 525 more words
GADSDEN, Ala. (WIAT) — The woman convicted of running her granddaughter to death is ordered to spend the rest of her life in prison.
An Etowah County judge could have given Joyce Garrard the death penalty, but he chose not to. 540 more words