For Immediate Release - April 08, 2015

Statement of Attorney General Maura Healey on Today’s Boston Marathon Bombing Verdict

BOSTON — Today, in response to the verdict reached in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, AG Healey issued this statement:

“Our thoughts today are with the victims and survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing and their loved ones. Their courage and resilience is an inspiration to all of us. I thank the jury for their service, for listening carefully to the evidence and rendering a just verdict. I also want to commend law enforcement and first responders for their heroic action in the aftermath of these horrific events. At a time of great tragedy, we were reminded of the strength of this community which showed the world that those who seek to do us harm will not triumph here.”