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Judge Sentences Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to Death by Execution

"I would like to now apologize to the victims and to the survivors."

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The Boston Bomber Has Officially Been Sentenced to Death

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will face capital punishment.
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Parents of the Youngest Boston Marathon Victim Have Powerful Message on the Death Penalty

"We can never replace what was taken from us, but we can continue to get up every morning and fight another day."
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The Boston Bomber Has Officially Been Found Guilty on All Counts

The jury took roughly 11 hours to deliberate.
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This Is Why the Boston Marathon Bomber Shouldn't Get the Death Penalty

It's about justice, not guilt.
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Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Begins With Jury Selection

The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is finally underway.

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Here's How Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Could Dodge the Death Penalty

Tsarnaev's lawyers are "damn good."
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The 6 Most Notorious Criminals Of 2013 Aren't Facing the Justice They Deserve

It's been one weird year in high-profile criminal justice.
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Dzhokar Tsaernaev Death Penalty Could Be in Eric Holder's Hands

Eric Holder shouldn't give Tsaernaev what he wants.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial: Meet the Lawyers Defending the Boston Bomber

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is being represented by a team of prominent defense lawyers committed to fighting for his life. Their work is part of a long tradition in the American justice system.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial: Friends Dias and Azamat Indicted, Face Prison and Deportation

Two 19-year-old friends of the Tsarnaev brothers are being charged with conspiracy and face prison and deportation, even though they are most likely innocent.

Rolling Stone Wasn't Glamorizing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, It Was Humanizing Him

The controversial Rolling Stone cover that hit newstands this week features Boston bomber Jahar Tsarnaev. Saying the magazine glamorized him would be to stop reading at the cover itself.

Glamorizing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev? We've Been Doing It Since April

Don't blame Rolling Stone for succumbing to a media frenzy that's way, way older than the magazine's controversial cover.

The Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Rolling Stone Cover Picture is Not Only Important, It's Necessary

The Rolling Stone cover picture depicting Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as a regular guy vitally contributes to the conversation we need to have, despite the media's vitriolic response.

In Defense Of the Rolling Stone Cover Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Three good reasons for printing the controversial cover.
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Rolling Stone Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: The 10 Best Twitter and Facebook Reactions

On Tuesday, Rolling Stone magazine revealed the cover of its August issue featuring Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Here's how our social community reacted.

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Boston Marathon Bomber Trial LIVE Updates: Dzokhar Tsarnaev Faces 30 Felony Counts

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 19-year-old accused of being a co-conspirator in the bombings at the Boston Marathon in April, was arraigned Wednesday and plead not guilty.
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Group Chanting 'Free Jahar' Shows Up Outside The Courthouse

Demonstrators appear to claim Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's innocence.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Faces the Court For Boston Marathon Bombings

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bomber, faces the court for the first time this week. Whether he'll get the death penalty is still up for debate, and even the victims' families are torn.
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5 Things You Missed While You Were Preoccupied With SCOTUS Decisions

With Affirmative Action, the Voting Rights Act, DOMA, and Prop 8 being the main focus of last week, it wouldn't be surprising if these important developments went unnoticed.
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Immigration Reform 2013: 3 Ways Reform Could Become a Reality

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Dzhokar Tsarnaev Officially Charged With 30 Counts, Could Face Death Penalty

The man behind the Boston bombing faces a 30-count indictment that notably features use of weapons of mass destruction and bombing of a place of public use.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: He Will Not Be Charged As An Enemy Combatant, and That's a Good Thing

Accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will not be charged as an enemy combatant. Although his crimes are heinous, it is reassuring that he will be tried in the civilian court system.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Could He Get Killed Before His Trial?

Two reasons why Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could die before coming to trial.
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Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Watch Boston Bombers Work Out 72 Hours Before Attack

CNN has released a video of Boston bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev calmly working out before the deadly bombing of the Boston Marathon.
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Dzhokar Tsarnaev: If We Take Away His Constitutional Rights, He Wins

Fighting for the Constitution in an age of global terror, widespread fear, and public apathy — even when we'd rather not.

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: #FreeJahar Movement Claims Boston Bomber Too Beautiful to Be Terrorist

Teenagers have taken to the internet to claim Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is "too beautiful" to be a terrorist. As we all know, being "too beautiful" prevents people from committing acts of terrorism.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: When Will Americans Realize "Blowback" is Real?

America will continue to be targeted by "terrorists" until we learn as a society that others resent our government's actions.
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Immigration Reform 2013: Rubio Calls Conservatives "Pro-Legal Immigration"

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Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov: Did They Help the Boston Bombers?

Three new unidentified suspects are in custody and may have ties to the bombings.