Ghomeshi Trial – Closing arguments followed by… Acquittal?

Three criminal defence lawyers explain the past few days of the Jian Ghomeshi trial

All three suggest an acquittal as the likely outcome.


Yesterday’s witness, as expected, bolstered Lucy’s allegation against Ghomeshi, not sure it will be enough…

‘It came from out of nowhere’: Actress describes being told Jian Ghomeshi choked Lucy DeCoutere

Follow the bloodbath on twitter.

  • The Butterfly

    So when do we get to publish the names of the other two crazed nutjobs?

  • garyk2

    The trial cannot be over until “big ears teddy” is called to testify. He has the dirty fur on all players.

  • Ron MacDonald

    If the unidentified witness was the former CBC employee he will probably be found guilty because he was fired for disrespectful and abusive behavior.

    • The good news is he can’t sue the CBC to get his job back.

      • David Murrell

        We hope not!

        Btw, a not guilty verdict for sure.

  • Jabberwokk

    Is there a reason for the sailor moon illustrations? Not that i mind but i feel like I’m missing a reference.

    • Clausewitz

      Sailor Moon is not based in reality, neither is this trial.

      • Jabberwokk

        Yeah I’ve been trying to understand whats going on….is it that the witnesses were deliberately used in a way to exonerate Ghomeshi, or are they all just as bad as each other?

  • Ed

    It will be enough to know that from now on, “Ghomeshi” will join the legion of nicknames for the male member.

  • Ron MacDonald