Author: David

Sounds Of Silence

Dylan Ward’s Eerily Quiet Deposition On November 10, a meeting room at the Pennsylvania Avenue law offices of Covington and Burling quickly filled up with people for a deposition in an impending civil suit.  If a meeting like this had happened five…

The Truthiness of Sarah Morgan

Does New Information Call Into Question Morgan’s Testimony? Three months ago today, Joe Price, Victor Zaborsky and Dylan Ward walked away from a prison sentence.  Their freedom granted because the judge in the bench trial was unable to find guilt…

Stunning Development

President Palin’s Chief Justice Pick Declares “Moral Certitude” a Factor in BARD Threshold Washington DC, August 2, 2018 — DC Court of Appeals Justice Lynn Leibovitz stunned constitutional scholars today with her bold pronouncement about the role “moral certitude” should…

Swann Streets’ Simmering Cauldron

Government’s Oppositional Motion to Acquit Highlights Defendants’ Relationship In AUSA Glenn Kirschner’s closing argument he started off very strong by saying the defendants story of how the events occurred on the night Robert was murdered was not consistent with”normal human…

The Waiting Game

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known. — Carl Sagan Now, we wait. After nearly four long years, a verdict will be rendered. Will it answer the eponymous question that this website and committed community of commenters has pursued for…

A Tale of Two Trials

The Robert Wone case, the Prop 8 trial and the Portrayal of Family On one coast is a trial to determine the guilt of a few, while at the same time,on the other coast, is another trial that has the potential to…

Day 18: Updates

4:30PM Update: WMRW experiencing server problems.  This update dispatch was relayed to the copy desk by way of smoke signals and Pony Express so it may not be 100% thorough. On the stand is Dr. Jeff Smith, Associate Professor of Emergency…

Day 17: Wrap

Going Rogue with Defense Witness Petraco After the lunch break, the defendants were sitting in their respective positions that they have sat throughout most of the trial with Joe Price separated from from Dylan Ward and Victor Zaborsky.  Only AUSA…

Stewart on Swann Street

In a home as nicely appointed as 1509 Swann Street was in August 2006, that also housed three fastidious gay men upstairs, it wouldn’t be surprising if the residents were also acolytes of America’s domestic doyenne Martha Stewart. While this…

Witness for the Prosecution

Government’s Motion Previews Upcoming Testimony When the trial resumes next week, and if the witnesses for prosecution deliver testimony according to the government’s recently filed notice of intent, then Glenn Kirschner, Rachel Carson Lieber and Patrick Martin will deliver the goods,…