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The Note: Boston’s Unfinished Business

THE LATEST FROM BOSTON: Federal prosecutors say they are expected to file formal criminal charges, possibly today, against Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev that could lead to the death penalty, a decision being left to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, ABC’s KIRIT RADIA and PIERRE THOMAS report. Tsarnaev could possibly be slapped with a “weapon of mass destruction” charge, which carries a penalty of death. Authorities are using the public safety exemption that gives authorities the legal bases to question Tsarnaev without delivering Miranda rights. That’s because authorities believe there is imminent threat out there. Law enforcement sources say Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was awake and responding sporadically in writing to questions Sunday night. They are asking about any possible cell members and other unexploded bombs. There have been no additional details yet on his answers. http://abcn.ws/12AWA8l

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