clinic where medicine and medical supplies are distributed
When the gloves came, the guards put them on, handcuffed the guy, and then took him to the
an official conducting criminal cases on behalf of the state
I'll call it what the lady who is the
prosecutor called me.
a serious crime, such as murder or arson
express recognition of the presence or existence of
a solemn statement made under oath
I'm ruling the kid's
testimony is admissible.
deserving to be admitted
I'm ruling the kid's testimony is
be a hindrance or obstacle to
Another of the planners of this crime was to stand outside the drugstore and
impede anyone chasing the robbers.
a member of a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act
Two of the
conspirators will testify to their understanding of this fact.
someone against whom an action is brought in a court of law
defendants you see before you will be shown to be participants in that act and are being charged with felony murder.
impressive because of unnecessary largeness or grandeur
Miss Petrocelli, representing the State, has presented this case in very broad and
findings of a jury on issues submitted to it for decision
But in the end you will have the opportunity to judge the State's key witnesses and to deliver a just
the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
Objection! Defense counsel is stepping over his bounds.
a legal proceeding to review of a lower court decision
The talk is lawyer talk, with all the older guys talking about
appeals and "mistakes" that the judge made.
distorted and unnatural in shape or size
Black-and-white shots from various angles of body in
a conditional release from imprisonment
Chances are the judge will push for life without
someone who commits wrongdoing
It's my understanding that the crime-scene technicians didn't find any fingerprints they could establish as belonging to a
a loud harsh or strident noise
As camera zooms in, we pick up a
cacophony of sounds.
someone or something responsible for harm or wrongdoing
She sits down, obviously pleased that the
culprits have been caught.
travel across or pass over
The bullet entered the body on the left side and
traversed upward through the left lung.
twist or pull violently or suddenly
The smile that came to her lips was one she
wrenched from someplace deep inside of her.
They return to their
respective tables and the judge nods to the court stenographer, who straightens up, ready to take down the day's proceedings.
diminutive 58-year-old retired school librarian is neatly dressed.
give a solemn statement in a court of law
testified in a pretrial hearing that you had some trouble
testifying that Mr. King was involved in the event, is that correct?
disadvantage by bias
With him in prison gear, that
prejudices my client.