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Defense begins in Castlewood killing case

Original post made on Feb 24, 2011

It may be the defense's turn to present evidence in the trial of Ernest Scherer III, but witnesses this week spent much more time answering questions from prosecutor Michael Nieto. One of the witnesses called Tuesday testified she'd begun a casual relationship with Scherer just days after he allegedly killed his parents.


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Posted by Derek
a resident of Danville
on Feb 24, 2011 at 11:44 am

They say you cannot judge a book by it's cover. 50% of the time this bit of wisdom is dead wrong. Sometimes, if it looks like a nutcase, walks like a nutcase, and talks like a nutcase.... well, maybe that's because "it" is a nutcase.
Scherer kind of reminds me of Lee Tergeson's character Tobias Beecher )on HBO's OZ) at his most unhinged.


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