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Jury Sentences Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev To Death

A federal jury in Boston today decided that the crimes of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were serious enough to merit the death penalty.


The 21-year-old Tsarnaev had been found guilty of all 30 charges in April. The jury reached the decision to give him the death penalty by lethal injection. Massachusetts ruled the death penalty unconstitutional in 1984, but Tsarnaev’s trial was a federal case.

This will not be over for a long time:

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