08 Oct 2014

Boston Bombing News: Phillipos Trial – Tazhayakov Testifies

What can be counted as the second day at trial in the case of  US v Robel Kidane Phillipos began at 9.00 am at Moakley Courthouse in the city of Boston today, (10/07/14), with Judge P. Woodlock presiding, Stephanie Siegmann and John Capin in court for the prosecution and  Susan Church and Derege Demissie for

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18 Sep 2014

Boston Bombing News: USA v Tsarnaev: 7th. Status Conference

The 7th. Status Conference in the case of USA v Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took place today, (09/18/14), at 10.00 am at Moakley Courthouse in Boston with Judge George A. O’Toole Jr. presiding. The prosecution were represented by William Weinreb, Aloke Chakravarty, Nadine Pellegrini and the newest edition to the prosecution team

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09 Sep 2014

Boston Bombing News: Tsarnaev & Related Cases (A Summary)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: If current scheduling is adhered to, trial in this case is set to begin on Monday, 3rd. November which is notably only sixteen months since the arrest of the suspect in what is now a capital case. Understandably, the most recent motions filed by the defense have related

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15 Aug 2014

Boston Bombing News: Tsarnaev: 6th Status Conference

The 6th. Status Conference in the case of USA v Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took place at 10.00 am on Thursday, 14th August at Moakley Federal Courthouse in Boston with Judge O’Toole presiding. Nadine Pellegrini, Aloke Chakravarty and William Weinreb were in court for the prosecution and Judy Clarke, David Bruck, William

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07 Aug 2014

Boston Bombing News: Silva’s Arraignment & Upcoming Hearings

Stephen Silva’s Arraignment: Stephen Silva was arraigned on Wednesday, 6th. August, 2014, at Moakley Federal Courthouse in Boston. The hearing took place at 11.00 am in courtroom 17. Judge Marianne Bowler was presiding, assistant US Attorney Peter Levitt was present for the prosecution and Silva’s attorney, Jonathan Shapiro for the

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24 Jul 2014

Boston Bombing News: The Arrest of Stephen Silva

On Tuesday, 22nd July, we learned of yet another arrest allegedly related to events surrounding the bombing of the Boston Marathon. This latest arrest is that of 21 year old Stephen Silva of Cambridge, Massachusetts, whom, we are given to understand, is a former friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Tsarnaev is

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19 Jul 2014

Boston Bombing News: Initial Status Conference: Khairullozhon Matanov:

Court Proceedings: The Initial Status Conference for Khairullozhon Matanov in the case of USA v Khairullozhon Matanov, (CR-14:10159), took place at 10.00  am in courtroom 18 at Moakley Federal Courthouse in Boston on Friday, 18th. July, 2013., before Judge William G. Young. The prosecution was represented by Scot Garland. Aloke

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09 Jul 2014

Boston Bombing News: Tazhayakov Trial: 7th Day

The 7th day at trial in the case of Azamat Tazhayakov v USA began a little after 9.00 am today at Moakley Courthouse in Boston with Judge Douglas P. Woodlock presiding. Tazhayakov is charged with attempting to destroy, conceal and cover up evidence in the case of the bombing of

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01 Jul 2014

Boston Bombing News: Azamat Tazhayakov Goes to Trial

Today, (Monday, 30th June, 2014), saw the beginning of jury selection in the trial of Azamat Tazhayakov. He is charged with knowingly destroying and concealing evidence and thereby impeding the FBI’s investigation into the bombing of the Boston Marathon. (The said evidence being a backpack containing fireworks emptied of their

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19 Jun 2014

Boston Bombing News:Tsarnaev 5th. Status Conference: 06/18/14

Today’s hearing in the case of US v Tsanraev began at 10.00 am. As expected, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had waived his right to attend. Judy Clarke, Miriam Conrad, David Bruck and Timothy Watkins were present for the defense today as were William Weinreb, Aloke Chakravarty and Nadine Pellegrini for the prosecution.

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