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Tuesday Evening Open Discussion: Comparison of Wafer to Pistorius

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Good evening:

Welcome to the Tuesday Evening Open Discussion where off topic is on topic.

A jury of 12 with two alternates has been selected in the #TheodoreWafer porch-shooting case. 159 more words

Open Thread Discussion

Jury selection begins in the Renisha McBride case

Jury selection began Monday in the case of 19-year-old Renisha McBride, shot to death when she knocked on a man’s front porch in the middle of the night following a car crash. 198 more words


Theodore Wafer Trial - Jury Selection

Ted Wafer is charged with the murder of Renisha McBride.  Jury selection starts today. There’s no live stream.

Yahtzee, as always, is doing a good job keeping up with information.  23 more words


Texas Prosecutor Fired for Using Racial Remarks In "Batson Challenge."

Travis County Prosecutor Fired Over Racial Remarks, by Tom Crane, San Antonio Employment Law Blog


Poor choice of words, bad judgment, racially inappropriate or all three? 153 more words

Trial Tips And Techniques

Judge Bludgeon picks a jury


Welcome to my courtroom, folks, I’m Judge Curmudgeon Bludgeon and I’ll be your judge for today.  Today’s special is a petit larceny served up as a robbery.   645 more words

Law & Parody

Summer Book Recommendation for Civil and Criminal Litigators: "Acquittal" by Richard Gabriel

‘Acquittal: An Insider Reveals the Stories And Strategies Behind Today’s Most Infamous Verdicts’ by trial consultant Richard Gabriel is a great summer read which I recommend to all attorneys who try cases – even civil litigators.


Zen and the Art of Trial Advocacy

“The moon does not fight. It attacks no one. It does not worry. It does not try to crush others. It keeps to its course, but by its very nature, it gently influences. 655 more words

Trial Advocacy