The state opened in the prosecution of Sean Taylor. ASA Marie Mato gave a detailed and very well presented view of the evidence. Bob Barrar for the defense took the predictable route and blamed the shooter for the crime.
In the Officer funny face trial, the state rested on Tuesday.
We are a firm believer in not putting our client on the witness stand. However, when you have an officer, who presumably has testified many times before, the calculus becomes more complicated.
Best Tweet of the day was from Fake Alex Michaels @draculawyer who wondered if in a regular DUI the tests are called roadsides, were the tests in Officer Funny-Face called "surfsides" since the DUI occurred on an ATV at the water's edge.
Don't forget to submit your baked goods in the contest before Judge Brennan Thursday at 11am.
Dan Marino filed a lawsuit against the NFL in the concussion case. Then he called an audible at the line and changed the play and withdrew the lawsuit.
Richard Bishop is the name Plaintiff. Bishop was a lineman for the Dolphins AND an REGIB county court bailiff when he retired. Marino was a QB of some note and renown.
EX-PD UPSET WITH OUR COVERAGE OF THE JUDGE WHO SLUGGED THE PD
For you old-timers, Gary Nesbitt is an ex-pd and son of long time County Court Judge (and bane of prosecutors) Alfred Nesbitt.
See you in court.
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