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On cross Barrar admits that " if there was any witness who would testify that it was OK to bill $20/ hour when actually paying only $10/ hour or that it was OK to bill the County for reimbursement for workers who didn't even exist, I would have called them"
Tibbett, Davis' Rule 3 attorney is questioning Barrar , Davis' trial attorney if Barrar should have called a Miami-Dade County supervisor as a witness. Barrar replied based on this County supervisor's memo, the memo made clear that it was unacceptable under the County Reimbursement Grant to bill the County $20/ hour for the workers Davis' program found jobs fot and paid the workers only $10 an hour
Trial Attorney Barrar counters the question by Rule 3 Defense Attorney Tibbett why Barrar didn't call the programs Tax Accountant. Barrar said he didn't want the CPA to testify that it was not acceptable or even fraudulent to bill the County for reimbursement under the grant for payment of $20 an hour per worker, when Davis's program was actually paying only $10 an hour to the workers.
There are 3 Broward ASAs in court today Executive Assignment to handle the Davis matter. After an hour and a half, the ASAs have spoken less than 30 words, all evidentiary objections.But, the State is about to cross BarrarJimmy Olsen
We have yet to hear anything about how Judge Butchko launched Davis at sentencing due to extraneous issues like Court Broom and how Davis embarrassed the Courts and the system, so gave Davis a Twenty year sentence when Davis scored Non- State.
Phil Davis was in Court this morning, wearing a Red Jumpsuit, thin and looking old in his spectacles .
Last Friday, December 11th, he did fire his appointed counsel, Brett Del Gaizo.
This morning, Daniel Tibbit made an appearance on Mr. Davis's post conviction matters.
Daniel Tibbit moves for a continuance, having just been retained on the case.
Judge M. Hirsch denied the motion to continue.
Original trial counsel, R. Barrar is now on the stand.
Updates three and four:
On the stand , Davis' trial attorney, Robert Barrar, denies messing up in his preparation and trial in the Davis Organized Fraud & Money Laundering case.
Davis attempts to hand documents to his attorney, who waives the documents away and Tibbet tells Davis I handle this and talk with you later.
On the stand, former trial attorney, Robert Barrar, stated that Phil ( Davis) knew the trial strategy, new the theory of Defense, knew what the evidence was and who the witnesses were and what the witnesses were going to testify to, including possible defense witnesses. Barrar stated " Phil ran the show"