Jodi Arias: Hell Hath No Fury

Arias Trial Testimony Resumes After Weeklong Break


Defense attorney Jennifer Willmott, left, and Jodi Arias smile as they look at witness for the defense, Dr. Miccio Fonseca, (not pictured) a clinical psychologist, as she takes the witness stand, during the sentencing phase of the Jodi Arias trial at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Arias was found guilty of murder last year in the 2008 killing of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander at his suburban Phoenix home, but jurors deadlocked on whether she should be sentenced to death or life in prison. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Wallace, Pool)

Defense attorney Jennifer Willmott, left, and Jodi Arias smile as they look at witness for the defense, Dr. Miccio Fonseca, (not pictured) a clinical psychologist, as she takes the witness stand, during the sentencing phase of the Jodi Arias trial at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Arias was found guilty of murder last year in the 2008 killing of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander at his suburban Phoenix home, but jurors deadlocked on whether she should be sentenced to death or life in prison. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Wallace, Pool)


Testimony has resumed in the sentencing retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias after a weeklong break.

The defense put a domestic violence expert, psychologist Robert Geffner, on the stand Monday in a Phoenix courtroom.

Testimony was put on hold Dec. 8 after Arias’ defense told the judge that several witnesses refused to testify in public.

Arias was convicted of killing forme

r boyfriend Travis Alexander at his suburban Phoenix home in 2008.

She was convicted of first-degree murder in May 2013, but jurors deadlocked on her punishment. Prosecutors are asking a new jury to impose the death sentence.

A pending defense motion asks the judge to take the death penalty off the table on grounds that police detectives deleted pornography files from Alexander’s computer. The prosecution denies police did that.

Source: AP

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