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Lawyers for synagogue massacre suspect allege FBI meddling

May. 30, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

Lawyers for the man accused of killing 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue say the FBI has been discouraging witnesses from talking to the defense, undermining the suspect's right to a fair trial. Robert Bowers' lawyers said in court documents that at least one witness got in touch with the defense —...

Lawyer: Synagogue massacre suspect wants plea deal

May. 23, 2019 12:16 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The man charged in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre still wants to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence, his lawyer said Thursday. Judy Clarke told a judge she hopes the case against Robert Bowers can be resolved without a trial. The 46-year-old truck driver wasn't in court....