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

In parts of Boston, gunfire is spring’s unwanted companion

By , Globe Staff

Baseball can only divert us so much. The crack of the bat can not entirely drown out the crack of gunfire.

Kevin Cullen

Break in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s trial allows for reflection

By , Globe Columnist

It was a much-needed stoppage: the jury needed it, the victims and survivors, too.

Kevin Cullen

Are we going to kill Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or not?

By , Globe Staff

Do we serve justice more by sentencing him to death, or by putting him in prison for the rest of his sorry life?

KEVIN CULLEN

For Tsarnaev, a rhetorical question of guilt

By , Globe Staff

The jury was about to begin deliberations in the case of a 21-year-old defendant whose lawyers admit he did it.