By Cheney Mason
The Casey Anthony trial of 2011 is predicted to have drawn the tv and studying recognition of at the very least 1 / 4 of one thousand million humans from world wide. In Justice in America, Anthony safety lawyer J. Cheney Mason, who was once introduced in to save lots of the case, asserts that the jury received it correct, and that the USA, the media, and the general public blinded by means of the nightly lighting, bought all of it fallacious. His is the ultimate bankruptcy at the Anthony trial which ignited, mesmerized, and enflamed the general public in a manner now not noticeable because the O.J. Simpson trial. It turned the trial of this century and a section of felony work destined to be studied for many years to return. lawyer Mason solutions the remainder questions left by way of prior authors with a play-by-play account of what was once taking place backstage with Casey. He stocks by no means ahead of printed media bias, and sufficient case secrets and techniques to make readers think again their judgment of right and wrong and the short route to judgment and private conviction of Anthony. A...
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D. More recently, Mr. Ashton was referenced and criticized in the case of Cancel v. State. Here, the 5th District Court of Appeal made reference to the fact that Mr. Ashton had improperly objected to a jury instruction on self defense, which objection was overruled by the Judge. Apparently, however, Mr. Ashton was successful in brow-beating the Judge into changing her mind and giving an improper instruction. The end result, however, was that the conviction was upheld, again, on the concept of “harmless error” to which there was a vigorous descent.
This level of involvement of the media in matters of law enforcement is growing more and more common. In many cases, such as the one I mention, it pushes the bounds of propriety. In such cases the needs of the media seem to be placed above those of suspects—who are, after all, innocent until proven guilty and deserve no more than anyone else to be subject to such sensationalist treatment. But there are other more extreme cases, in which the media’s involvement actually impedes the due process of law to the extent that it comes to constitute an obstruction of justice in its own right.
The only supposed exceptions to this are the conversations between him and a lawyer, and frankly, I don’t believe in even that exception. I certainly don’t think the police would ever overtly attempt to use conversations that occur between lawyer and client, but that does not mean they wouldn’t record them. During Casey Anthony’s time in jail, she had visits from a number of people, including her mother, her father and her brother—all of which visits were videotaped and audiotaped without her knowledge.