Monthly Archive: July 2017

I Don’t Believe In Reasonable Doubt

We think he killed that guy and he is super guilty but we agree with his lawyer there is reasonable doubt. I mean, his lawyer never told us the guy didn’t do it either so he probably did it, but…
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Lawyer Credibility

lawyer credibility

Everyone talks about witness credibility. We learn about it in school during trial advocacy class. We hear about it during just about every closing argument. We have jury instructions describing how the jury should weigh it. And while witness credibility…
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How Does Impeachment Play In Your Story?

For whatever reason we trial lawyers love impeachment. When the witness says something that is inconsistent with what he or she said in a prior statement we can’t wait to crush him or her in front of the jury. Maybe…
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