Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘wants his fans moved away from courthouse to stop them spouting conspiracy theories’ during Boston Marathon bombing trial

‘Fans’ outside the courthouse

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect set to go on trial in January wants his fans kept away from the courthouse to stop them from spouting conspiracy theories, according to court documents.

Defense lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev submitted documents pleading for a federal judge to remove ‘self-appointed supporters’ from the steps of the Boston courthouse, Yahoo News reports.

The 21-year-old’s legal team argues demonstrators ‘advocate various conspiracy theories concerning the marathon bombing, including that the resulting deaths and injuries have somehow been faked as part of a government plot’…