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Tsarnaev Friend Gets Jail Time

Tsarnaev Friend Gets Jail Time

| June 18, 2015

BOSTON (AP) – A friend of one Boston Marathon bomber who had dinner with the brothers hours after the attack has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for misleading investigators. Khairullozhon Matanov (hy-ROO’-luh-zhahn MAH’-tuh-nahf) was a friend of Tamerlan Tsarnaev and an acquaintance of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’). He pleaded guilty in March to […]

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Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty Against Marathon Bomber

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty Against Marathon Bomber

| January 30, 2014

BOSTON (AP) – Federal prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) in the Boston Marathon bombing. The final decision was made by Attorney General Eric Holder and was announced Thursday. The twin blasts in April killed three people and wounded more than 260 in one of the most prominent […]

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