Definitions

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  • n. the defendant and his legal advisors collectively

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Examples

  • Everyone on the defense team was at the party, as well as Marijane’s friends Michael Huskey and David Bow, Peg Solomon and Chris Petersen.

    Defending the Damned

  • Then, with nothing more they could do for their client, Musburger and the rest of the defense team left the courthouse and went to Greek Town for a dinner.

    Defending the Damned

  • Bennie got the call from the Clerk of Court at 10: 15 the next morning, and the defense team was at the Criminal Justice Center barely ten minutes later.

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  • At one point, the defense team walked out of court, frustrated that Judge James Strunck was thwarting their efforts by refusing to allow testimony of their expert witnesses, including one who would have described what an electrocution did to a human being, and a university professor who would have testified that the death penalty did not work as a deterrent.

    Defending the Damned

  • Certainly Garcia’s expensive defense team had more knowledge and experience than she in guessing how people would react to the evidence.

    In His Own Defense

  • On November 22, 2005, two days before Thanksgiving and nearly ten months after the defense team filed its motions, Judge Moran finally was ready to make his ruling.

    Defending the Damned

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