Tsarnaev Friend Found Guilty of Lying in Bombing Investigation

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Mark Pearlstein, a former federal prosecutor in Boston, said he anticipates that a friend convicted of aiding the accused Boston Marathon bomber will be given some prison time, though he predicted a sentence closer to the “two- or three-year” range. Mr. Pearlstein added that because the friend had been free on bail during the trial, it suggests he is not viewed as a dangerous criminal who is a flight risk. Read the full article