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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev friends are sentenced for aiding Boston bomber

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev friends are sentenced for aiding Boston bomber

Two friends of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were sentenced Friday to terms ranging from three years to 42 months in prison for helping Tsarnaev and his older brother after the 2013 attack that killed three people and wounded more than 260. "I love you guys," Azamat Tazhayakov said to family members in federal court in Boston, just before a judge sentenced him to 42 months behind bars. Tazhayakov was convicted in July of obstruction of justice for removing a backpack containing evidence from Tsarnaev's dorm room after the bombing. Hours later, in the same courtroom, Robel Phillipos was given three years. Phillipos was...

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