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Get your thoughts I wrote down for things as I listen.
The prosecutor -- -- the -- I wrote down overly melodramatic yep.
Kind of sounded like a frustrated dime novels yet.
Second of -- quite repetitive.
He underscored a lot of -- relevant -- -- and number four.
I was a huge mistake he highlighted.
The prosecution's biggest weakness that nobody could really tell what happened out there well if that's the case.
If nobody knows what happened that night that equals reasonable doubt but let's talk about these.
-- restart we view it was pretty mellow drew Matt -- -- if somebody came right out of the gate with a cutters and I have never seen that.
You run a risk yes you run a risk you know alienation and -- on -- let me get to your point.
He definitely went into some irrelevant material -- give an example he said that this particular weapon requires more of a pressing.
That's relevant when there's a dispute as to whether its intention format here the defense says it.
He intentionally shocked him but he did and felt the -- so that's irrelevant and not a Smart -- and jurors are Smart enough to pick up on that.
The other thing is he came across.
I'd -- -- see what my colleague things you know really a little overly sanctimonious.
And overly portraying.
The victim has this wonderful young he would playing video games and getting here and be -- well you know.
And then the defendant -- this monster adult over and I think he oversaw about well having said that though.
It looks like a prosecutor very buttoned down very direct and -- not gonna criticize performance of -- thinking oversold a couple of points down in Vermont would you.
I thought he was very forceful he was dramatic yet he opened he certainly must've woken up the jury in the courtroom with -- so opening remark.
Right off the bat.
He tried to paint a contrast -- the ages of the two parties.
-- Martin I think he he emphasized not even thirty days removed from the seventeenth birthday -- and and also the physicality of of the two.
Mention that the defendant.
Had been training quite a bit.
In the gym kick boxing mixed martial arts so he tried to paint that but that picture and I was appealing to the empathy.
Of the jurors clearly than.
No question about it but you know.
You want to micromanage a couple of sentences if I heard it correctly and laugh and he said.
Removed from his sixteen year old dad what does that mean.
I thought I was reading romance novel a dime -- and a kind of achieved -- read on the beach because.
You know I thought that he normally don't have a -- That I mean it is just the little over the top in that regard.
On balance I'd given about -- speed and I yes he had not -- given.
It would be plus a lot.
Here's one of the -- that balance there.
-- I I want to read some reactions for our viewers in and this was sort of just.
Reaction even before the opening statements began to sort of predictions.
Johnny -- writes this I expect the prosecution -- -- trade on.
-- the innocent picture of youth whose young life was snuffed out by careless vigilante.
And I would expect the defense you paint a picture of a concerned citizen was forced to take your life and so that that's what Johnny's right on the money Johnny noble.
We're train -- on his and you know innocent kid -- but you know prosecutors done.
Don't they have to be they -- very careful because if they give to law.
That allows then the defense opens the door that offense to introduce.
Martins for example past marijuana use suspension from school -- fighting episodes you gotta be careful.
Here totally read my mind and the point is if you come on too strong with how wonderful.
An innocent he is.
Apropos of that pre trial in women a ruling.
About suspensions from school -- marijuana.
Talking about guns -- -- going to be a little bit taken -- like why are you -- honest with us a big dynamic is your credibility with the here.
That's true but let's also open to the other side much and there are some restraining orders and ball right back and -- and certain situations in his relationships and -- you mentioned before you said you were surprised that.
The view -- prosecutions opening.
Mentioned that no one saw a complete picture of rights and right which which you would think is is a perfect or I wouldn't say that if on the prosecutors however however.
What that they're going to do it's going to come out anyway but no one had a complete picture west you have to either -- to underscore the contradictions the contradictions in statements of the defendants of that.
Different all of these people saw -- -- you know.
Things it is it was -- -- -- -- -- -- -- rainy night there are very few witnesses for and none of them see everything completely and some to see fleeting moments and they tend to contradict each other.
But again in the end it if the jurors get back during deliberations and they kind of shake your head to scratch your -- is definitely business -- if that's that's -- -- -- -- reasonable doubt.
You are formulating what I have described as a tie goes to the runner baseball analogy to a trial and that is that if they really.
Let's assume that just as effective as prosecutor was -- -- -- and B pluses.
In portraying this vigilante.
Against him on armed young kid let's assume that the defense gets up and is equally compelling in saying.
His head was being repeatedly smashed into the concrete.
He was legitimately in fear of grave injury if it's -- high and it goes -- that.
You know I think certainly the onus is on the prosecute right over -- that -- thing.
This point about there being no blood not just on his hand that the fingernail analysis so if there was this altercation how can -- be.
That that there's no blood on whose hands on country.
They did say there was blood on its mid -- yes but -- next point is a good point and I would.
Posit that question if he's smashing his head down were you thinking they're concrete and has what it might be on hand -- Wasn't that won't.
End zone where his hands -- right now on your you know what if the blood is gushing from the back of the had it's going to be mostly on the concrete not on the front of his face he had a look at the pictures that.
There's very little blood on the front of his face and -- sure there's much.
Of he's own blood elsewhere on the front side it's the -- side.
And also just in the format of a debate as -- -- between us the point eight.
They may not have been in the type of stroke role that result in the fingernail thing which is more you know visceral one on one it's hard to say.
I don't know but I think that they're gonna -- -- timeline.
Intensely anatomy and they're -- micromanage the nature of the physical encounter.
And it's really going to be tricky and confusing and I you island -- in terms of you know no glove no fingernails.
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