Sunday, January 12, 2014
The Kelly Thomas case was submitted to the jury late Thursday morning after five weeks of trial and 3 1/2 days of final arguments. The jury deliberated Thursday afternoon without reaching a verdict.
The jury was excused until Monday morning when it will resume deliberations.
This is Part 1 of prosecutor Tony Rackauckas’s rebuttal argument (51:46):
Here’s Part 2 (9:17)
Here’s the 33 minute video of the beating:
Meanwhile, check out the Hand of God.
This is our 848th post in 26 months.
We received only two donations yesterday for which we are very grateful, but we had 666 visitors to the site and 1,358 page views. As I said yesterday, I realize it’s easy to assume others will step in and contribute, but that type of thinking doesn’t work when everyone does it.
We’ve averaged less than 1 donation per day during the past week despite hundreds of visitors per day and thousands of page views. We’re not trying to get rich here, but this just isn’t working out for us.