Vybz Kartel Trial: Judge Wraps up Summation Of Prosecution Witnesses

Justice Lennox Campbell on Wednesday wrapped up his summation of the prosecution 24 witnesses in the Home Circuit court.

On Thursday the presiding judge in Vybz Kartel murder trial will give the 11-member jury his summation of the defense witnesses when the trial resume Thursday morning. Following which he will send the jury off for deliberation.

DETAILS: Vybz Kartel Trial: Judge Angered Lawyers Over BBM Messages

During his lengthy summation of the prosecution witnesses, Justice Lennox Campbell told jurors that they should focus on the evidence rather than sympathy for the victim or the accused men.

The judge also told the jury to not find Vybz Kartel guilty based on the content of his lyrics.

The judge and defense attorneys also lock heads on several occasions throughout his summation. On one occasion a defense attorney stormed out of the courtroom while the judge was giving his summation on text messages and BBM messages evidence in the case.

Defense attorneys have maintained that the integrity of the Blackberry smartphone was compromised by police officers in the cyber crime unit.

Vybz Kartel, born name Adidja Palmer, and his co-accused Shawn “Storm” Campbell, Kahira Jones, André St John, and Shane Williams are on trial for the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams, who authorities say was killed on August 16, 2011 in Havendale over two missing guns.

His body was never found.

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Lageon
Lageon

Wasn’t this supposed to end this week?

Burn dutty gaza
Burn dutty gaza

Hurry up and lock all dem becuz dem guilty justice for lizard

Lilbloodz Lilbloodz
Lilbloodz Lilbloodz

Well today we will know if it’s free world boss
Would love it if he comes out but
If he did it let god be the judge
Just sayin

Guest
Guest

is GOD one of the 11 member jury?…hehe!!

youngjason
youngjason

ya he will have to answer to god not us nor a judge . only god can judge him . he better learn from this and jus focus on his music not foolish thing and better company .

Yom kipor
Yom kipor

Vybz kartel might get free but the others I don’t think so