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Baker defense rests; jury to get case Tuesday

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By Rich Bauer, Managing Editor

The defense attorneys for Clifford Baker, the Loogootee teen accused of murdering a neighbor couple, wrapped up their case mid-afternoon on Friday, and the case is scheduled to go to the jury sometime on Tuesday.

Baker's attorney's presented only three witnesses, Clifford Baker's uncle and two expert witnesses, a forensic pharmacologist, and a child and adolescent psychiatrist.

As the defense wrapped up its case, the schedule was set for the remainder of the trial by Judge Michael McHaney.


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