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Tsarnaev apologized for flipping off camera, Boston marshal testifies
Tsarnaev apologized for flipping off camera, Boston marshal testifies

A federal marshal testified Wednesday that Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized shortly after making an obscene gesture in a jail holding cell, deflating the government’s insistence that he remains defiant and unrepentant for helping to carry out the terrorist attack two years ago. Prosecutors earlier in the trial showed the jury a picture of Tsarnaev flashing his middle finger at a surveillance camera while he was being held in a small cell awaiting his arraignment in July 2013. The government hoped the image would persuade a jury to sentence the 21-year-old Russian immigrant to death. But defense lawyers, who are pushing for a sentence of life with no...

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