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FBI pushed elder Tsarnaev to be informer, lawyers assert

New documents in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev case

Lawyers for the younger Tsarnaev brother, Dzhokhar, suggested that interviews with the FBI could have been misinterpreted by the older brother, Tamerlan, and could have “increased his paranoia and distress.”

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