Columnist

Kevin Cullen

A columnist for the Metro section, Cullen previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. He was a member of the 2003 investigative team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal. He is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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KEVIN CULLEN

Planting seeds of doubt

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Defense lawyers focused on eroding the prosecution’s contention that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was as culpable as his brother.

Tsarnaev defense tried to put brother on trial

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s defense rested its case after attempting to show that he was influenced by his brother, Tamerlan.

KEVIN CULLEN

Innocence shattered by Marathon bombing

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The prosecution rested its case with a description of injuries to Martin Richard, who embodied the innocence that was so cynically lost in April, 2013.

Kevin Cullen

Three strikes and he was out on streets again

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Angelo West knew the gun he was carrying was a ticket back to jail, and he wasn’t going out like that.