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Judge blocks prosecutors from mentioning loyalty oath in Boston Marathon case

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) – A judge told prosecutors on Wednesday that they may not mention that the accused Boston Marathon bomber is a naturalized citizen as a factor in determining whether he should be executed if convicted of the deadly attack. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is the surviving member of…

Grand jury charges Boston bombing suspect with killing four people and using WMD

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) – A grand jury has indicted accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on charges of killing four people and using a weapon of mass destruction, federal prosecutors in Boston said on Thursday. Tsarnaev, 19, is one of two ethnic Chechen brothers accused of carrying out…