In a letter published in the Boston Globe, the parents of Martin Richard ask the government to drop the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and grant him a life sentence.
The prosecution called 92 witnesses over 15 days of testimony, closing its case with Boston's chief medical examiner describing the death of 8-year-old Martin Richard.
Bill Richard, father of the youngest person killed at the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, testified Thursday at the trial of accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
A woman broke down during jury questioning as she talked about Martin Richard, the 8-year-old boy who was killed near the finish line during the Boston Marathon bombing.
The names Martin, Krystle, Sean, and Lingzi were written on his bib as he ran today.
American flags in one hand and candles in the other. Martin Richard died Monday while watching the Boston Marathon with his family.
Eight-year-old Martin Richard is the first victim of Monday's bombing whose name has been made public.