Jeff Ashton did not prove Casey guilty of murder. But, he did prove himself a jerk - for example - during the closing when Jose Baez was speaking and he was laughing. Baez got angry and called him "laughing man." What was Ashton thinking? Someone is on trial - facing death - and he is laughing. Surely, this cost him with the jury. In my mind this was a manslaughter case that he tried to turn into a lifetime achievement. The whole thing was a huge waste of limited resources.
As to Casey, as we speak, she is probably working on the book, her contract with Playboy, and her new dancing act. But, don't worry. She may walk this time but this damaged human being is a walking time bomb. Clearly, she is not going to go forward and have a nice, normal life.
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