Extended Scene - Mark Twain's Opening Statement

Trial of the Century Season 2, Ep 4 07/06/2016 Views: 124

Mark Twain's defense of Hamish doesn't bode well for the rest of the trial. (0:45)

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(tongue clunking cheek)

- Ladies and gentlemen of the jury.

Sorry, my mistake,

women aren't allowed to serve on juries.

(laughing)

My client may be a bad man.

My client may have even killed before.

Hell, he may have even killed Scoops LePew.

(sneers)

The state rests.

- Uh, you're not

you're not the state.

I'm the state,

and you don't rest untilthe end of the trial.

- Wanna bet?

- That's very disappointing.

- Not a great lawyer. - [Defendant] No.