Saying that appeals would prolong their pain, Martin Richard’s parents say they want prosecutors to end pursuit of the death penalty.
The family of victim Martin Richard does not want the death penalty for the Marathon bomber, what does Boston’s mayor and the governor think…
Mass. hasn’t executed anyone since 1947, but jurors will soon be deciding whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be put to death.
The jury that convicted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings will not meet again for more than a week.
The jury in the Boston marathon bomber’s trial will now be faced with the decision– death penalty or life in prison.
The defense in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev case will now have to convince a jury that their client does not deserve to be executed.
A federal jury in Boston has convicted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the deadly 2013 attack on the Boston Marathon.
A Boston jury is continuing to consider 30 criminal charges against Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Wednesday.
After weeks of testimony, a Boston federal court jury is now considering some 30 counts against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Both prosecutors and defense attorneys said Tsarnaev must be held accountable for participating in the attack.
As a jury deliberates in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial, the Catholic Church is reiterating its stance on capital punishment.