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  • Feds: Marathon suspect made detrimental remark

    An FBI agent overheard Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev make a "statement to his detriment" when his sister visited him in prison, federal prosecutors said Friday.


  • Marathon suspect lawyers say FBI too intrusive

    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are again asking a federal judge to lift special restrictions that have been placed on their client in prison, saying they are impeding their defense.


  • FILE - This file photo provided Friday, April 19, 2013 by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, charged with using a weapon of mass destruction in the bombings on April 15, 2013 near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Prosecutors and lawyers for Tsarnaev are headed to court Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 to discuss a trial date and a pretrial schedule. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)

    Judge sets November trial in marathon bombing

    Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was given a November trial date over the strenuous objections of his attorneys, who said Wednesday that they won't have enough time to mount a defense in a terrorism case that carries a possible death penalty.


  • FILE - This file photo provided Friday, April 19, 2013 by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, charged with using a weapon of mass destruction in the bombings on April 15, 2013 near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Prosecutors and lawyers for Tsarnaev are headed to court Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 to discuss a trial date and a pretrial schedule. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)

    Tsarnaev lawyers seek delay trial until 2015

    Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev requested to delay the start of his trial until late 2015 during a scheduled status conference in court on Wednesday.


  • Lawyers for Boston Marathon suspect due in court

    Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) will be in court this week for the first time since U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder authorized prosecutors to seek the death penalty against Tsarnaev.


  • FILE - This April 11, 2013 photo provided by the Richard family shows, Martin Richard, 8, in Boston. Martin was the youngest of three people killed in the  Monday, April 15, 2013, bombings near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The charitable foundation started by his parents announced Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, it had selected 72 runners from more than 250 people in 35 states and several other countries who submitted 11-page applications to run as a team in the marathon on April 21, 2014. Charity teams are forming to run in honor of victims of the bombings at last year's race. (AP Photo/Bill Richard, File)

    US seeks death penalty for marathon suspect

    The announcement by federal prosecutors that they will seek the death penalty against the man accused in the Boston Marathon bombing came as no surprise to people who lost limbs or suffered other injuries in last year's attack.


  • FILE - This April 11, 2013 photo provided by the Richard family shows, Martin Richard, 8, in Boston. Martin was the youngest of three people killed in the  Monday, April 15, 2013, bombings near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The charitable foundation started by his parents announced Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, it had selected 72 runners from more than 250 people in 35 states and several other countries who submitted 11-page applications to run as a team in the marathon on April 21, 2014. Charity teams are forming to run in honor of victims of the bombings at last year's race. (AP Photo/Bill Richard, File)

    US prosecutors seek execution of marathon suspect

    Federal prosecutors Thursday announced they will seek the death penalty against 20-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombing, accusing him of betraying his adopted country by ruthlessly carrying out a terrorist attack calculated to cause maximum carnage.


  • ** FILE ** In this Friday, April 19, 2013, photo provided by the Massachusetts State Police, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lifts his shirt while standing in a boat at the time of his capture by law enforcement authorities in Watertown, Mass. (AP Photo/Massachusetts State Police, Sean Murphy)

    Eric Holder to seek death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

    Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the younger of the two Chechen-Americans accused of carrying out last year’s Boston Marathon bombing, the Justice Department announced Thursday.


  • June trial set for Boston Marathon suspect's pals

    Three friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will go on trial in June on charges they hindered the investigation into the attack, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.


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