Week two of the Byron Smith trial will begin Monday. The defense is expected to continue to present witnesses who will testify that Smith was living in a state of fear because of a series of break-ins at his home.
Aaron Schaffhausen once again showed no emotion as he was brought into the courtroom in shackles. The Defense is trying to get some evidence thrown out, including an interview where Schaffhausen sobbed when he was first arrested.
During last night’s Vikings game, Kurt Bills ran an ad claiming Amy Klobuchar covered up for Tom Petters and failed to prosecute him while she was Hennepin County Attorney.
On Monday, the wife of a former Vikings player will learn how she’ll be punished for a deadly hit-and-run.
Amy Senser goes back to court this week, arguing that her guilty verdict should be thrown out because of a note jurors gave the judge saying they believed her testimony that she did not think she hit a person.
The note handed to the judge by the jury in the Amy Senser case shortly before the verdict was read most likely won’t be grounds for a mistrial, according to one legal expert.
There promises to be more courtroom drama Monday, as one of the most high-profile criminal cases in recent memory continues.