Look back at terrorism in America

POSTED: 02:57 PM PDT Apr 15, 2013    UPDATED: 08:16 AM PST Jan 05, 2015 

As suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial begins, take a look back at the history of terrorist attacks on home soil.

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Courtesy of the FBI

In 2005, Eric Robert Rudolph pleaded guilty to numerous federal and state homicide charges in connection with a series of bombings across the southern United States between 1996 and 1998, killing two people and injuring at least 150 others in the name of an anti-abortion and anti-gay agenda. Included in his attacks was a Jan. 29, 1998, bombing at a Birmingham, Ala., abortion clinic that killed police officer and part-time clinic security guard Robert Sanderson, and critically injured nurse Emily Lyons.


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