Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Case to go to jury this morning

The Defendant took the stand to testify.

I believe he had no choice but to.  I still think a jury will come back with a Not Guilty verdict.

At trial, homeowner says he'd shoot again
By Craig Kapitan - Express-News

If he had it to do over again, homeowner Ray Lemes still would have shot a college student who bled to death on his cul-de-sac four years ago, he told jurors Tuesday at his murder trial.

“If he wouldn't have entered my house, he wouldn't have been shot,” Lemes responded to prosecutors before both sides rested.

Closing arguments are set for this morning in the 437th state District Court.

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