The Defense

—- NPR's Mark Roberts previews the arguments that the defense is likely to make, when it begins presenting its case today in McVeigh's trial. Lead defense lawyer Stephen Jones is expected to describe his client as someone who bragged a great deal about things he never did. He will argue that the government case was purely circumstantial with no eyewitnesses or fingerprints, raising the possibility that another person or group of persons actually committed the crime.



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