Tsarnaev Apologizes For 'Irreparable Damage' At Sentencing
In a stunning change of demeanor during his sentencing hearing, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized to the people he hurt at the Boston Marathon bombings.By Cliff Judy | June 24, 2015
A lengthy and emotional sentencing hearing ended, as expected, with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death for the Boston Marathon bombings.
But the big question entering the hearing: Would Tsarnaev himself speak when given the chance? (Video via WHDH)
After the noon recess, Tsarnaev's defense attorneys announced he would. He opened by noting it's the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a time of forgiveness. Reporters in the courtroom said Tsarnaev choked up as he apologized to his victims.