The Constitution of the United States, Art. III, defines treason against the United States to consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid or comfort. This offence is punished with death. By the same article of the Constitution, no person shall be convicted of treason, unless on the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on confession in open court
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Answer by Crafty26 at 1:35 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
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Answer by Crafty26 at 3:17 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
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Answer by QuinnMae at 3:19 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
They couldn't Mirandize him when they took him into custody b/c he wasn't coherent... Whichever idiot in the press conference that made a big deal out of that should be dope slapped for being clueless!!
Answer by Crafty26 at 3:28 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
Being awake & being able to respond to questions are 2 different things. You have to be able to indicate you understand your rights, so if he is intubated, he cannot do that. Believe me, they want this guy, so I'm sure they handling things by the book.
Answer by mrsmom110 at 5:05 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
I really don't know. I think it will all depend on what evidence they have to charge him with. This will be very high profile and the jury isn't likely to only base their decision on circumstantial.
Answer by QuinnMae at 1:32 PM on Apr. 22, 2013
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was arraigned in his hospital bed Monday on charges of use of a weapon of mass destruction and malicious destruction of property resulting in death in connection with the deadly attacks at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. (click here to read official affidavit.) He faces a possible death sentence in connection with the case.
Answer by Crafty26 at 3:16 PM on Apr. 22, 2013