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Rachel is saying I don't think it's racial.
She feels like that was just a way to describe that are bent tree -- describing.
This white guy who was there -- approaching him.
But how do you think John that plays with the -- -- most important.
You know I I don't think it plays very well on the green has been an undertone to -- ever since the beginning.
And I thought it lives.
In the very good strategy by the defense to harp on that -- for any.
I sort of put it back at -- case.
Is all I mean there there -- many problems at least until -- is that a positive very Gonzales pointing out and that you know this term effects of term.
That was actually the first time that brought up at trial I don't know it's saving you John you think what would you think it might say to -- -- words.
That if in fact it will not even effect she said it's -- trade bond referred to Zimmerman at that point as -- creepy a cracker.
-- you know I think it says that hey you know it could be -- an -- you know it will depend on what -- -- -- -- -- jurors give that but it could be -- showed that.
-- bond was.
You know what what is.
Had animist towards the person was following him Zimmerman and knew that could fit into the defense came.
That -- -- actually became an aggressor towards them and Dan is this good for the defense or is it a stretch.
I thought this was a major blunder by the defense because the defense has been trying to keep the issue of race out of the trial be moved before trial to stop the prosecution from being able to use the term racial profiling and they -- that to the prosecution only.
Not racial profiling.
The not what one calls that -- -- and me in the past on numerous occasions he talked about black young black males being in the area.
This is not there the racially she was not a good one for the defense -- I understand they're trying to -- -- by saying that treatment -- Brought race into it but just bringing that up and starting that debate in this trial.
I don't see why they opened the door to I think it was -- They -- what do you think about that it's John is in saying that basically that the defense.
Introduce the race component in in the trial I mean it really frankly there's no way.
Getting around that component but for them to -- -- -- -- actively.
Introduce it what do you think.
You know I didn't make an excellent point I think in a different case I would agree with completely I think the difference here is that I think it's difficult to envision -- jury not.
You know having heard about the racial undertone to it it -- there what they're explicitly mention -- not -- also that in.
That they're they're judge Nelson ruled in allowing in this happened earlier in the week but allowing.
-- -- prior calls you 91 liner to earth and armored number reporting they have quote the black males.
Yeah I think that changed the calculus a little bit because I think.
Even if they're not allowed to make it explicitly act and think they were making it implicitly so yeah I think it was a risky strategy by the fence and I agree with that.
But you know I think sometimes you have to use at all until I think in this case it was right -- I think time makes a very good points there went -- to say in response is that.
Yes sometimes you want to preempt the other side's argument and they can -- -- tree on Martin brought race into this how ever at the end of the trial.
When the defense Tom wants to say that race wasn't a factor in this conflict -- at least not from George Zimmerman.
And the prosecution starts argue that there was some kind of racial profiling the prosecution can say look the defense was the -- that brought this up and made it's an issue at the trial.
Although it may be the defense -- they have to and what now I just wouldn't have done that but.
If people can disagree on trial strategy.
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