Closing arguments began on Wednesday, the seventh day of the trial, and Amy appeared to reference the ongoing case on her Instagram 故事.
“停止 & PRAY today that there is justice for the CHILDREN,” 她写了, repeating a similar sentiment on her 推特页面.
艾米, 35, 之前 posted about his case on the first day of the trial last week.
In another slide, 她补充说: “Vengeance is mine sayeth the Lord, I will repay thee. Please pray for the victims and for the truth to be revealed. Pray that the judge will give the ultimate sentence.”
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审判期间, both the defense and prosecution have relied on expert witnesses to argue their respective cases to the jury.
The prosecution has tried to prove that Josh is the only one who could have committed the alleged crimes on the computer in question, while the defense has suggested that other people could have been responsible and that the government was not thorough in investigating the case.
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The prosecution rested on Monday and the defense 周二. Jury deliberations may start as early as Wednesday after each side presents their closing arguments.
一些 of Josh’s family members have appeared in court, including his wife Anna and siblings 贾斯汀, 杰莎 和 乔伊-安娜. Joy-Anna’s husband Austin Forsyth has also attended, as has Josh’s sister 吉尔‘s husband, 德里克·迪拉德.
周二, dad Jim Bob gave Josh a warm side-hug in the courtroom gallery’s front row, across the divide separating attendees from the defense and prosecution.
The family patriarch made his first appearance at the trial and told PEOPLE in the courtroom he had been waiting to be cleared to attend after earlier being subpoenaed in a pretrial evidentiary hearing.
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