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Jurors’ have lunch!

Lunch was wheeled in to the jurors at 12:14. The rest of the story is here.

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Waiting for a verdict

Members of the press covering the “Scooter” Libby trial wait for word from the jury in the Media Room where they can monitor the empty courtroom by closed circuit TV. Left to right are Joel Seidman and Kelly O’Donnell (standing)

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Jury deliberating Libby’s fate

This sketch was done this morning while the judge instructed the jury before they began deliberations. Left to right are: Judge Walton’s clerk Brad Brooker, defense attorneys Ted Wells and William Jeffress, and, far right, “Scooter” Libby. Washington Post story

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Closing arguments in Libby trial

In this sketch Libby’s attorney Ted Wells delivers his closing argument to the jury. “Scooter” Libby is seated in the background, far right, next to another of his attorneys, William Jeffress; the goverment’s table is in the foreground. Here Special

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Jurors’ Valentine

The Jury in the “Scooter” Libby trial came into the courtroom, all but one, wearing red T-shirts with cutout white paper hearts stuck on in honor of Valentine’s Day. One of the jurors, a math school teacher from North Carolina

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Brief testimony from Jill Abramson

Jill Abramson, the managing editor at the New York Times, took the witness stand for all of five minutes today and said she had no recollection of Judith Miller suggesting to her that the paper do a story on Wilson’s

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Journalists called to testify in Libby’s defense

Six journalists were called to the stand today by “Scooter” Libby’s defense. In the sketch Bob Woodward is questioned by LIbby’s attorney William Jeffress. Washington Post story here.

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Ted Wells

The New York Times has a good profile of Libby’s lead defense attorney; it can be found here.

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Russert testimony concludes

After hours of aggressive questioning by defense attorney Ted Wells testimony from NBC’s Tim Russert came to an end the government rested it’s case against “Scooter” Libby.  The defense will call it’s first witness on Monday. Washington Post story here.

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Russert testifies

Tim Russert, moderator of Meet The Press and NBC News Washington bureau chief (and my boss) took the stand today as the key witness in the “Scooter” Libby trial. In this sketch Russert is questioned by Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald.

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