What Happens After Verdict?


Mark Pearlstein predicted in this cable television interview that after Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted of the Boston Marathon bombings “you’re going to see the defense play a much more active role and put on an affirmative case. They’re going to try to explain why it is that there are mitigating circumstances as to why the jury should show leniency and impose a sentence of life in prison rather than the death penalty.” Hear the full interview