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US Jury to Decide: Death or Life in Prison for Boston Marathon Bomber

After convicting Chechen immigrant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev of the deadly 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, jurors will take a few days off before deciding whether to sentence him to death or life in prison. After two days of deliberations in a federal trial, the jury convicted Tsarnaev Wednesday of all 30 charges he faced, including 17 that carry a possible death penalty. The sentencing phase of the trial, which could begin as early as Monday, will be held in the same U.S. courtroom. Jurors...

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