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Boston Bombing Survivor Races With Man Who Helped Save His Life
Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo were captured in the now-iconic photo in the aftermath of the attack.
Boston Bombing Survivor Donates High-Tech Blade Feet To 5-Year-Old Amputee
"It was important to me to be able to give back in that way and help other people get what I have.”
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Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Western powers "are criminals and they only understand the language of force."
Haslet-Davis' Road To Recovery
After the attack, Haslet-Davis wasn't sure when she would be able to walk again -- let alone run long distances. But here she is learning to use the blade a few months before signing up for the 2016 Boston Marathon.
'Help Us Find Sunil Tripathi': The Story of a Family in a Web of Lies Following Boston Marathon Bombings
Work @emissary.io Business, Technology, Pizza
The chaotic confusion around the misidentification of Sunil Tripathi as a potential suspect led to what's now become a phenomenon that the power of social media has among journalists.
The Boston Bombers Were Not Refugees -- Neither Was the Paris Attacker
Director of Immigration Policy, Niskanen Center
The millions fleeing ISIS and Bashar al-Assad need the government to get out of the way of their escape. The refugee program allows that escape and does not offer a promising avenue into the United States for would-be terrorists. It would be a tragedy if we were to lose sight of that.
Building Peace: Service-Learning Project Honors Martin Richard
Altogether -- 2015 has been one of the deadliest on record: 41 school shootings affecting tens of thousands of children, according to Erik Endress, CEO of Share911. We can't ignore the grim facts or enter into lengthy debates about gun policy. However, we can do something right now.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Breaks Silence At Formal Sentencing In Boston
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old convicted of the deadly 2013 attack on the Boston Marathon, has spoken publicly for the
Death Penalty and Redemption: Thoughts On Tsarnaev and American Christianity
Author of New LGBT Christian Book, "Straight-Face."
It's easy to believe in redemption for yourself. I mean, come on, you aren't that bad. But, do you believe redemption is possible for everyone?
A Tale of Two Terrorists: Both Convicted, One Condemned to Die
Lawyer, retired judge, novelist, columnist @truthdig, and lect...
How then can we reconcile the wildly disparate and seemingly arbitrary outcomes in such cases? How can we be sure that the ultimate punishment is reserved only for the "worst of the worst?"
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Death Penalty: 'Civilized' Vengeance or Biblical Contradiction?
Lorraine Devon Wilke
Sass & Sensibility
The Boston bomber, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has been sentenced to death. The 21-year-old man who accompanied his brother on a journey of violence and terrorism will now live out the years of his appeals process until a lethal injection is administered to end his life. Certainly there are no winners.
7 Things You Should Know About The Death Penalty, Even If You Support It
Lockett's not the only one to suffer on the gurney: On Jan. 16, Ohio executed convicted rapist and murderer Dennis McGuire
Death Penalty Opponents Condemn Sentence For Boston Bombing
"While the Boston Bar Association opposes use of the death penalty in any case, we respect that it was a difficult process
A Reminder Of The Company The U.S. Keeps When It Comes To The Death Penalty
Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA, said Friday that Tsarnaev's sentencing "is not justice
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev 'Deserves' The Death Penalty, Prosecution Says
The competing perspectives are familiar narratives that the defense and prosecution have carried through the trial since
Everyday Justice in the District
Andrew Guthrie Ferguson
Law Professor, author, criminal justice expert
Jury duty is a valuable form of community involvement. Without jurors there would be no jury trials, and without jury trials we would lose an effective and fair way to seek justice and hold members of the community accountable.
Episcopal Bishops Join Catholics In Opposition To Death Penalty For Boston Bomber
By Associated Press, Associated Press
They reaffirmed their opposition to capital punishment - a position the Episcopal Church has held since 1958. Massachusetts
HUFFPOLLSTER: Has Rubio Really Jumped To The Head Of The GOP Pack?
-Mark Mellman (D) ponders public opinion on "death taxes." [The Hill] A BAD WEEK FOR CHRIS CHRISTIE - HuffPollster: "Gov
What Explains The Power Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Middle Finger? - The Intercept
The penalty phase of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s trial began Tuesday in a federal courtroom in Boston. Already convicted of 30 felony
Lawyer Calls Boston Bombing 'Senseless' As Death Penalty Deliberations Begin
By Reuters, Reuters
By Scott Malone But defense attorneys have countered that 26-year-old Tamerlan, who died following a gunfight with police
Boston Bombing Shows the Power of Familial Ties
William B. Swann Jr.
Michael D. Buhrmester
Perhaps rather than psychologically distancing ourselves from the inhumanity of others, we should lean in more closely to find out what in their all-too-human lives brought about such tragedy. In doing so, we might prevent the unthinkable in the future.
Bostonians Differ With Fellow Americans On How To Punish Marathon Bomber
“Generally speaking, you’d expect the city of Boston to be anti-death penalty, but this took place in Boston and everybody
Verdict Announced In Trial Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Guilty verdict announced in trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
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