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Old 22-02-2013, 08:55
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The question the defence asked of Botha was - could the witness hearing these arguments be 100% sure they came from OPs house from that distance. It's a rhetorical question really because of course the answer would be no.
Precisely.

In the trial the jury will apply their own interpretation as to what is a reasonable likelihood. Not sure why its a major debating point. It was a predictable question that any defence barrister would pose of a witness in such circumstances.
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