If so, in what way? I'd be interested in hearing the opinions of fellow sleuthers. As for me, I feel it did. She wore those ruffled shirts and adjusted her chair to appear smaller, batted her eyes at all the men in her vicinity and constantly received over-the-top gestures of sympathy and comfort by her own DT. Especially when the jury was within eyeshot. It certainly seemed to work in her favor, like it pretty much has done her whole life. Scott Peterson must be jealous. That's my opinion and I'd be interested in any of yours.