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Will Tsarnaev Break His Silence?

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be given the opportunity to speak publicly Wednesday when a judge formally imposes the death sentence recommended by a jury for the 2013 attack that killed three people and wounded 264 others. The sentencing hearing will feature statements by bombing victims on how the attack has affected them. Tsarnaev himself will also get a chance to speak although it is unclear if he will. The 21-year old remained silent throughout his trial. Last month, a jury consisting of seven men and five women unanimously determined that, based on the "aggravating and mitigating circumstances,"…
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Governor Patrick Signs Boston Strong License Plate Bill

BOSTON – Friday, April 18, 2014 – Governor Deval Patrick today signed H. 3664, “An Act Relative to a Massachusetts Boston Strong License Plate,” which directs the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to establish a license plate memorializing the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings adorned with the phrase “Boston Strong.” All proceeds from sales of the license plate will be distributed to the One Fund or, in the event of its dissolution, another non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to the victims of last year’s Marathon attacks. Friday, April 18, 2014 - Governor Patrick signs H. 3664, “An Act Relative…
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RI State Police to Have 11 Troopers Participate in Boston Marathon; Troopers Raise $12,000 for Charity

Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety, announces that eleven Rhode Island State Troopers will participate in the 118th running of the Boston Marathon to be held on Monday April 21, 2014. These Troopers will join over one hundred law enforcement and military professionals, who will provide an additional layer of security from inside the race itself. In addition to training and preparing for the race, these Troopers have raised $12,000 for the charity "Cops for Kids with Cancer" () to commemorate their participation in the…
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