I still would like to know the significance of it to Merritt.
#McStay - Maline and Merritt are back in the courtroom and our feed is back up.
#McStay - Still waiting. Everyone is still in chambers. Merritt wants to fire his attorney prior to sentencing. Last June...
Maybe Merritt is upset Maline didn't mention Provecho in his motion. ;)
Seriously, this whole thing is off the rails.
Yes, Merritt should have different representation in his appeals (even if he didn't fire all of these guys).
I think CM thinks firing Maline now strengthens his appeal chances.
She told the lead investigator (Smith?) that when he interviewed her, can't recall if it was asked when she testified.
The judge should just tell Maline the jury made its decision and to take it up upon appeal.
I've never seen a post conviction new trial appeal...
In San Bernardino for sentencing in #McStay slayings. Merritt at defense table. Attorneys just headed into judge's chambers....
Several family members and supporters of the slain #McStay family are in court for sentencing of Chase Merritt. Also here is...
#McStay - Charles Merritt is sitting at defense table. Defense attorney James McGee who is no longer representing Merritt is...
He's in his seat.
My sense is they may be cutting and removing sections of drywall to preserve any evidence they may detect on it.
It certainly sounds ridiculous that 2 people associated with one another, both involved in rancorous separations/divorce, both have spouses go...
You'd think so, but as you say, here we are.
I also think he buried her; I think he had a deal cooked up with his attorney friend (KM) that both their soon to be exes would disappear, and two...
I just saw the tweet - can't believe they'd consider bond for either of them.
Here's the penal code section about that charge, I'm fairly confused about it too, unless he was trying to (sorry for the graphic nature) cut him...
I'm a bit back in the thread so this may have been addressed already, but I believe the supreme court has ruled a judge cannot dole out the death...