Boston Bomber Trial

What Happened

On April 15th, 2013 two bomb went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The bombs killed three people and injured more than 250 others. The two bombers that are responsible for the tragedy are named Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who was 19 at the time and his brother Tamerlan who was 26. Tamerlan died in a gun fight 4 days after the bombing and Dzhokhan was arrested and is now on trial.

The Trial

The trial started o January 15th, 2015. Dzhokhar has 30 verdicts and charges against him and has been found guilty for every one of them. 17 of the charges against Dzhokhar are punishable by the death penalty.