After being told to leave because I look as bad as I feel.
When the jury took approximately 20 minutes to deliberate in the penalty phase.
When a friend of the defendant was making loud comments and scoffing noises during testimony.
When my boss asks how I can be utterly unfazed by the gruesome crime scene and autopsy photos.
The Major Case Division as the number of shootings this summer creeps even higher.
When a potential juror goes off on a rant when asked a question.
Giving an asshole private defense attorney discovery that basically guarantees a guilty verdict.
When it’s just the interns and the division chief and the judge makes a joke about punishing the prosecutor for contempt.
When asked to explain why all my pleas are nearer the max than the min.
Brutal Simplicity Theme