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9:02
Back in court on the #Calvert case. Jury out in the hallway.
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:02 Cody Lillich
9:02
Defense trying to argue to offer jury lesser charge of murder. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:02 Cody Lillich
9:08
State to drop part of robbery from list of items for jury to find. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:08 CodyLillich
9:09
State believes there's ample evidence he killed her in course of committing burglary, kidnapping. . #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:09 CodyLillich
9:09
Jury will choose if murder was committed in course of committing burglary or committing kidnapping. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:09 CodyLillich
9:15
Haas: "He realizes the decision is 98% made" but #Calvert told counsel he does NOT intend to testify.
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:15 CodyLillich
9:17
#Calvert says if he were representing himself pro se still he might testify.
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:17 CodyLillich
9:43
Judge denies defense request for affirmative defense to kidnapping. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:43 CodyLillich
9:52
Judge denies request to put felony murder in the jury's charge. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 9:52 CodyLillich
10:19
Defense says they plan to rest when jury comes back in the courtroom. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:19 CodyLillich
10:20
State and defense will have two hours to have closing arguments. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:20 CodyLillich
10:23
JUST IN: Defense rests in James #Calvert Capital Murder Trial. @KLTV7
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:23 CodyLillich
10:26
Jury now being read the 13-page jury charge. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:26 CodyLillich
10:31
Once arguments conclude, the jury of 9 women and 5 men will then receive the case. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:31 CodyLillich
10:50
DA Matt Bingham is now starting his argument. He places a picture of Jelena Sriraman on the whiteboard. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:50 CodyLillich
10:52
DA Bingham: The victim's story became our story. We made it our mission to get justice for Jelena. "Somebody has to" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:52 CodyLillich
10:53
DA Bingham: "The defendant had his day and y'all know it on October 31, 2012." #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:53 CodyLillich
10:53
Bingham: "Today is Jelena's day for justice." #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:53 CodyLillich
10:55
Bingham reminds jury of when #Calvert was pro se "y'all saw how he acted in this courtroom, can you imagine being married to him?"
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:55 CodyLillich
10:56
Bingham says what probably hurt Jelena the most "Is seeing your child leave with the man who has taken your life" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:56 CodyLillich
10:59
Bingham asks jury to ask themselves one question: "do you think we got the right guy?" "I think we do." #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 10:59 CodyLillich
11:02
Bingham: "The man carrying that child is the man who murdered Jelena. Who was found with him? The defendant." #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:02 CodyLillich
11:03
"In 20 years... It's overwhelming... I've never had that kind of evidence" -DA Matt Bingham #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:03 CodyLillich
11:05
Bingham describing Lucas' drawing showing the shooting. "There's the coward James #Calvert (with a smile on his face) with a gun in his hand
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:05 CodyLillich
11:08
Bingham: What kind of cold-blooded heartless killer do you have to be... To kill the mother of your four year old child. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:08 CodyLillich
11:12
Just joined @CodyLillich in the #Calvert courtroom.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:12 Kim Leoffler
11:12
The state is beginning their closing arguments. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:12 Kim Leoffler
11:12
Bingham is thanking the jury for their work the last 5 weeks. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:12 Kim Leoffler
11:12
Bingham: "we fight fur those who can no longer fight for themselves" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:12 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham pointed to #Calvert and called him a coward.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham asks the jury "can you imagine being married to him (#Calvert)?"
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham says #Calvert "is sane as he sits here today"
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham says evidence of capital murder is overwhelming. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham asks the jury again "do you think we got the right guy?" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham: "do you believe beyond a reasonable doubt that Jelena's killer is sitting right behind me?" Bingham says he does #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham is now showing the photos that #Calvert's son drew showing what happened the night of Jelena's death.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:13
Bingham: Jelena wanted kids to be around their father even though she was scared of him. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:13 Kim Leoffler
11:14
Bingham is now saying how #Calvert's first ex-wife was shaking on the stand because of how scared she was of #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:14 Kim_KLTV
11:23
Bingham on what Jelena's friends said when they heard of her death: "All of her friends told ya, 'James finally got her'" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:23 CodyLillich
11:27
Bingham: "Do you understand what this man is like?" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:27 Kim_KLTV
11:31
Bingham describing what #Calvert does on the run: "what does he look up? KLTV news alerts. He wants to see what they know."
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:31 CodyLillich
11:33
Bingham: "The fact that #Calvert didn't have blood on his clothes doesn't make a difference" He said they have DNA proof.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:33 Kim_KLTV
11:34
Bingham is now using a dummy to show where Jelena was shot. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:34 Kim_KLTV
11:36
Bingham: "It's as cowardly, cold blooded, and brutal as you'll ever see" in reference to how Jelena was killed. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:36 Kim_KLTV
11:36
Bingham described murder of Jelena: Cold-blooded... brutal... violent... Cowardly. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:36 CodyLillich
11:37
[Comment From whitwhit: ] 
what is #calvert reaction on what DA is saying?
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:37 whit
11:41
#Calvert has been sitting silently in the third chair at the defense table watching Bingham's argument. No emotion seen.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:41 CodyLillich
11:43
One thing to remember: Defense had to deal with things that #Calvert opened the door to when he represented himself.
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:43 CodyLillich
11:46
Bingham tells jury "it's an honor to have presented this case to you" #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:46 Kim_KLTV
11:47
Bingham has just sat back down. #Calvert
Thursday October 1, 2015 11:47 Kim_KLTV
 
 
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