X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
WAITING: Members of the media outside the Boston courthouse on the first day of trial for bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.WAITING: Members of the media outside the Boston courthouse on the first day of trial for bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (AP / Michael Dwyer)

A profound heartache burns deeply for the rescuers, survivors and victims who will observe this month the second anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing spree. Just two years ago, a massive search for two suspects alleged to have detonated twin blasts at the race’s finish line shut down the entire metropolitan area for four days.

Twenty-three months later, the wheels of justice are churning in the U.S. district court in Boston where the accused faces a 30-count federal indictment. In 15 days of testimony calling upon 92 witnesses, the prosecution detailed how the defendant and his late brother detonated pressure-cooker bombs, which took the lives of three people, including an 8-year-old boy, and injured 264 people, of whom 14 required amputations from the violent explosions. The defense worked to portray the deceased brother as the mastermind of the crime and humanize the defendant for the jury.

This content has been archived. It is available exclusively through our partner LexisNexis®.

To view this content, please continue to Lexis Advance®.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber? Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® customers will be able to access and use ALM's content by subscribing to the LexisNexis® services via Lexis Advance®. This includes content from the National Law Journal®, The American Lawyer®, Law Technology News®, The New York Law Journal® and Corporate Counsel®, as well as ALM's other newspapers, directories, legal treatises, published and unpublished court opinions, and other sources of legal information.

ALM's content plays a significant role in your work and research, and now through this alliance LexisNexis® will bring you access to an even more comprehensive collection of legal content.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at customercare@alm.com

 
 

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.