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"It's O. J. Simpson. He wants to know if we can spare a couple of minutes of our time."
"I've told you not to do that to the jury."
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'Your Honor, this does not automatically make him a corn expert.'
'Your Honour, I call Nigel from the Pub ... expert witness on whatever you like.'
"Although my client was well aware of the falling crime rate, Your Honor, he chose not to be trendy."
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'I was going to text you an apology for medical negligence ... but my phone is in there.'
"What's in it for me?"
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"You will not gain any sympathy from this court by offering to give one-tenth of your haul to the Church."
"So you saw the whole thing?"
"Police believe the gunman acted alone. True. My client's an actor and believed he was auditioning for a part."
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"Your Honor, on the first ballot the jury voted ten to two for conviction. For three emotionally charged hours, we discussed our points of difference. On the next ballot, it was seven to five for acquittal. Over the next several ballots, the vote seesawed back and forth. One juror became ill and was replaced by an alternate. By now, we had been in session for ten hours straight. Tempers were rising and some jurors were near the breaking point."
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"...and we hope that, for a cyber-crime, you will consider a cyber-penalty."
Tags:hacker, hackers, hacking, sentence, sentences, sentencing, judge, judges, judging, trial, trials, criminal trial, criminal trials, penalty, penalties, light sentence, light sentences, light sentencing, light penalty, non-violent offender, non-violent offenders, non-violent offense, non-violent offence
"This is a good match. Are you being tried here or in L.A.?"
Tags:tie, ties, pick a tie, picking a tie, choose a tie, choosing a tie, court, courtroom, courtroom appearance, courtroom appearances, stylist, stylists, personal stylist, personal stylists, personal style, personal styles, store clerk, store clerks, clerk, clerks, necktie, neckties, jury, jury trial, jury trials, defendant, defendants, plaintiff, plaintiffs, criminal trial, criminal trials, crook, crooks, businessman, businessmen
"...who benefits? THE LAWYERS!"
'Mirror, mirror on the wall...who is the jammiest of them all?'
Radovan Karadzic - Serbia.
"You're nicked, mate!"
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'Sir, the jury says if this trial isn't over soon, they're going to plead temporary insanity.'
Jury room: 'They ordered twelve different coffees - here's the list.'
'Your Honor, I object. Counsel is leading the witness.'
It's iron clad, you can't lose the case... I've given you the oppositions case.
'Mr Jones, it's over. We've got the murder weapons, we know about your motive, so why don't you confess?'
Death by hanging? George W. Bush will be the hangman, no doubt!
'You can't afford justice.'