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Up to 1,000 potential jurors may be questioned for Boston bombing trial
Up to 1,000 potential jurors may be questioned for Boston bombing trial

As many as 1,000 potential jurors may be called to fill out questionnaires that will eventually lead to the selection of a panel that will decide the fate of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, officials said Monday. U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr. told lawyers about the juror plan during a status hearing on the case Monday. It is expected that the questionnaires will be used to create a pool of about 100 people from which 12 jurors and six alternates will be selected, according to a person familiar with the hearing's proceedings.  Usual practice is for potential jurors to be called in pools of about 250 people at a time to fill out the...

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