Budget Cuts Could Delay 'Boston Bomber' Trial

Defense lawyers for suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be "severely affected" by federal budget cuts, resulting in potentially lengthy delays to his eventual trial, said federal court officials. Tsarneav, 19, who faces the death penalty on charges of detonating a weapon of mass destruction, will be represented by a team of attorneys from the federal public defender office in Boston. Lawyers from that office will likely be furloughed in the weeks ahead, a result of...Full Story
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