Episode 3 The Case


Episode 3

Legal drama series. Tony's big day in the witness box begins badly after a disturbing encounter outside court. Under oath and under pressure, Tony makes an unwise accusation.


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My name is Tony Powell. I helped Saskia take her own life,

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according to her own wishes.

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What the prosecution will seek to prove is this -

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Anthony Powell, crippled with debt,

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his business struggling to stay afloat,

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prematurely, and deliberately,

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ended the life of Saskia Stanley.

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I only did what Saskia wanted.

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That's all I ever did.

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What if Tony did what Mum wanted?

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She would have told us.

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She changed her will to benefit you.

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-And?

-You must've had an inkling as to what she was planning.

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What was the purpose of Mrs Stanley's visit?

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She wanted to change her will quite radically,

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so that Mr Powell inherited 50% of her estate.

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During my time as a police officer,

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I've looked into a lot of guilty faces.

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I knew he'd done it.

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-Is it justice you're after, or revenge?

-Both! I want both!

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I am now willing to stand as a witness for the defence.

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You're never even here half the time!

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I'm not the one swanning off for a week with my mates, am I?

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-Heaven forbid I spend five minutes away from you!

-Five weeks more like!

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Give us a chance...

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Sorry. I have to get the keys.

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I've got to go.

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-Let me take you.

-No, I'm fine.

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It's a big day today. How you feeling?

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Yeah, I'm OK, thanks.

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-Well, good luck.

-Yeah, do yourself proud, mate.

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Thanks.

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Oi!

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Who are you?

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Are you a copper?

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Did Neil send you?

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I'll find out who you are!

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No chance!

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What you got on today?

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Put it this way, it involves a donkey and a sanctuary.

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-Morning.

-Morning.

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Jessica Stanley's agreed to stand as a witness for the defence.

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-Wow! That's great.

-Yes, it is.

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I'm going to head down there early, smooth things over with the judge.

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What's with the atmosphere?

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You and Ridley - you could cut it with a knife.

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-It's nothing.

-Well, it's clearly not "nothing".

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We had a disagreement about lines of questioning the defendant.

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And you disagreed so vehemently with your pupil master that you fell out?

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Mmm.

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If that's true, that's incredibly arrogant of you.

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Unless this really is about something else?

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Mr Powell! Stop! Mr Powell, have you any idea...

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-Get off me!

-Calm down!

-Calm down.

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-I don't want to calm down.

-You need to calm down.

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Take a deep breath.

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All right. Perhaps you want to hear some good news.

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Jessica Stanley, Saskia's daughter,

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-has agreed to stand as a witness for the defence.

-Mmm?

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That's good.

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Yeah, so... plenty of things going our way.

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Mr Powell.

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I'm not ready for this.

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-You're going to be fine.

-I'm going to be right there with you.

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This is your chance to tell the jury what really happened.

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Just stay focused.

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Mrs Laytham?

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I'm Valerie Morney. I'll be representing you.

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Erm, I just want you to know that, um,

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this was my son's idea, not mine.

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Well, it was a good idea. You may not have been living together,

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but you were still married to your husband when he died and he hasn't left you a penny.

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-Well, that was his decision.

-Well, that's as may be,

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but you're still entitled, under the Inheritance Act,

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for reasonable provision.

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Now, as it stands,

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your husband left his entire estate to a...

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donkey sanctuary. Is that right?

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Now, I understand that your husband

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was having an affair with your half-sister, Linda,

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at the time of his death,

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and it's her donkey sanctuary.

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Is that correct?

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Miss Morney, I have a very bad feeling about this.

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Now I'm sitting here with you...

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I think I've changed my mind.

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But you have a very strong case.

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But I don't think I deserve his money.

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Mrs Laytham, this is the 21st Century.

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Women aren't chatteled to be discarded at will.

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You had a 25-year marriage, raised two children,

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contributed your own income into these savings.

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-Yes, but...

-But nothing.

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Let's go and get what's rightfully yours.

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Your Honour, I'd like to call Anthony Powell...

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to give evidence in his own defence.

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Mr Powell.

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Let us begin by exploring the decision

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to end Saskia Stanley's life.

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Could you please tell the court,

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whose idea was that?

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It was Saskia that first raised it.

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I was initially horrified.

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And do you know if she discussed the matter with her family?

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She did try and mention it to them,

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but they made it very clear that they were opposed.

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I regret now that we didn't try harder.

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Mr Powell,

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would you mind speaking up a little?

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And why is it you regret not trying harder, Mr Powell?

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It was naive.

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It wasn't fair on them.

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I can't tell you the pressure that I was under.

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I wanted to do what was right for Saskia.

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I wanted to fulfil her wishes, but, er...

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..that's not the route that I'd have chosen.

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I found that very difficult to, er...

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..to reconcile.

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Would you like a glass of water?

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Excuse me, if we could...

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Thank you.

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It didn't need to come to this, Myriam.

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We can sort it out, it's not too late.

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I'm not changing my mind, Linda.

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Do you know why Jeffrey didn't leave it to you?

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Because you'd have taken it to your grave with you, you skinflint!

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He was desperate to get away from you!

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Do you know what it was like living with your penny-pinching?

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Querying every bill, vetoing foreign holidays,

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sending presents back?

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-You made his life a misery!

-If you are in any way threatening my client,

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I will ensure to bring it to the attention of the judge.

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-Are you OK?

-I think Linda's right.

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Maybe I don't deserve the money.

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I wasn't much of a wife.

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I never really liked the man.

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I was glad when he shacked up with her.

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Never said that before.

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Sounds like you endured a hard marriage for 25 years.

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The least you deserve is some financial recompense.

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Maybe you're right.

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Would you like a sandwich?

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I've already eaten, thank you.

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So let's talk about you and, er, Saskia, Mr Powell.

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Would you tell us about when you first met?

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She came into my garage.

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My mate Karl dared me to ask her out.

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I didn't think she'd say yes.

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-And then what happened?

-We started seeing each other,

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and very quickly realised that we'd really fallen for each other.

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This is a court of law,

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not an extract from a lonely hearts column, Your Honour.

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Understanding the nature of the relationship

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is important, is it not?

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Your Honour.

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Mr Powell, we've heard from Saskia's ex-husband, Neil Stanley.

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What do you say to his assertion

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that you were only interested in Saskia for her money?

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I think it's insulting.

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He knows we were in love. He's just...

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Just what?

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Just jealous.

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Doesn't want anyone else having what he couldn't.

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So when did things start to go wrong

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There was always a problem with the family.

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They treated me like the interloper,

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which I could kind of understand,

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but put an awful lot of pressure on us.

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I thought it'd get better with time,

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but it actually got a lot worse.

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Just having lunch with Jess and Dan.

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-No, I'll come back.

-No. This is crazy. Come through.

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Look who dropped by. Have you eaten?

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-Mum!

-Grab a seat and help yourself.

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Jess was just teasing me for embarrassing her.

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Well, you were!

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All I asked was, is Nick ever going to make a decent woman of her!

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That's what mums are for, asking embarrassing questions.

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You think I'm going to sit here and play happy families?

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You know how he feels. Don't rub his face in it.

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I'm going to go and find him.

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You let him act like a spoilt child.

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I don't need parenting advice, Tony.

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He acts as his dad's spy. He'll be running back to spill the beans.

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Well, what am I supposed to do about it?

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Well, something's got to give! I don't know...

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-Tell them you won't see them again unless they accept me.

-I'm not forcing them to make a choice!

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Well, then you've made yours, haven't you?

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It was her again.

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She knows you're here,

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you can't keep ignoring her for weeks on end.

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You were really keen on her.

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You gave up too easily.

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Yeah? Well, you've not met her family, have you?

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She said it was urgent. Said to pass on a message.

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And you've passed it on, thanks.

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You haven't returned my calls.

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-Let's leave it as it is and save ourselves some heartache.

-I've got something to tell you.

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What is it?

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-Are you seeing someone else?

-Oh, God, I wish.

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I really wish that was it.

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What is it, Saskia?

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I have bone cancer.

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Advanced.

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But it's curable, right?

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I have a year.

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Maybe less.

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This can't be right.

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It can't be.

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Well, I'm not bloody making it up.

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You were the first person I thought of when they told me.

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I'd like you to be there for me.

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I don't care what anyone else thinks.

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I love you.

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I'll do anything you want me to.

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'It was an easy decision to make.'

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If she wanted me there,

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I wanted to be there for her.

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But tell us about your involvement in helping Saskia end her own life.

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Saskia brought it up.

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She researched it on the internet.

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Pointed out the stockpile of diamorphine kept in the house.

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And we, er...

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We watched the doctor with the syringe,

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and the way that he put the needle into the arm.

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And how far were you willing to go to help her?

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She was adamant that I could prepare the syringe,

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but she had to make the injections.

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She didn't want me accused of anything.

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She'd be really upset if she could see me here now.

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That is highly speculative, Your Honour.

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Indeed. Let's stick to the facts, shall we?

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Mr Powell, what were you going to do if, for some reason,

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Saskia had been unable to inject herself?

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Was there a back-up plan?

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She was 100% clear -

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it had to be her.

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She wasn't going to fail.

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She was too determined.

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And what was your view?

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I wouldn't have done it.

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I couldn't have lived with myself.

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Ms Byrne, I understand from your statement

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that you were shocked to discover

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that Mr Laytham had left his entire estate to your donkey sanctuary?

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-I was.

-And you've also made it very clear that,

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that despite your intimate relationship,

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you played no part in persuading him to alter his will?

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Absolutely not.

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He must really have loved the work that you do at the donkey sanctuary?

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Jeffrey was an animal lover.

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He understood the contribution that we were making.

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Absolutely.

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I wonder if he was aware that you're not actually a registered charity?

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I'm not sure that would have concerned him.

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He saw for himself the good work that we were doing.

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I'm sure.

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Incidentally, how many donkeys are you currently caring for?

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Ms Byrne?

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We're in a period of transition, so it's completely unrepresentative.

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We're doing major renovations and many of our donkeys...

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Just for the record, how many do you have right now?

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20, 30?

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Just a ball-park figure.

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Two.

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But I think this question is entirely unfair.

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-What are their names?

-I'm sorry?

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The two donkeys.

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Do they have names?

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Yes.

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Cameron...

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And Clegg.

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And, once you've deducted wages and turnover,

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how much did the sanctuary have to spend on the donkeys

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in the last year?

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It was less than 40,000.

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So, just less than 20,000 for Cameron,

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and 20,000 for Clegg.

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Must be the most pampered donkeys in Britain.

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Would you say you were an institution

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that needed over half a million pounds right now, Ms Byrne?

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I was out of order last night, Julie

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It's not your fault Meztler's trying to wind me up.

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He does a pretty good job of it.

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Point taken.

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I'm sorry.

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There really wasn't ever anything between me and Valerie, by the way.

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I did wonder. She's kind of scary!

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So, are we friends again?

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But...

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maybe we should back off a bit, you know?

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I shouldn't be asking you personal questions.

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Be a bit more professional, you know?

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Yeah.

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Yeah, you're probably right.

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Did you help Saskia write the goodbye note?

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No.

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She asked me to get her a pen and paper, that's all I did.

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-Did you tell her what to write?

-Not at all.

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It's 10.48pm, this concludes the interview at this time.

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We'll have more questions for you in the morning.

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Can I go?

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You're under arrest on suspicion of murder, Mr Powell.

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You'll stay here in custody.

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Hang on. We've not talked about the videotape.

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What videotape?

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We made it together.

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It explains everything.

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It was in her bedroom, you must have found it.

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There was no videotape, Mr Powell.

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That's not true!

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Look, get one of your men to go back and check the scene!

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You have to find it!

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Now, this is the part I really enjoy!

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I'd like to remind the jury

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of the CCTV footage captured

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after you left Mrs Stanley's dead body and exited the house.

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This is less than an hour after she died.

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What are you doing?

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Tell the court what you're doing.

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I was having something to eat and a drink.

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You had a pint of beer

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and some fish and chips, is that right?

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Yes.

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Yes.

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Let's just look at that image, shall we?

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A man helps kill his partner.

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And his first response is to treat himself to a pint of beer

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and some fish and chips.

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Just what you need after an ordeal.

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I was in a daze. I felt faint. I just needed something to eat.

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And the beer, that would help with feeling faint, would it?

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See, I suggest you were not in shock,

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I suggest you were relieved.

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Not true.

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You'd planned it, you'd seen it through,

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and you deserved a pint and a fish supper

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because it was over now.

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That is not the case.

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If you were in shock and upset,

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would it not rob you of your hunger, than lead you to the nearest chippy?

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Objection, Your Honour.

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-That's a ridiculous line of questioning.

-I don't think so, Mr Ridley.

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-The defendant's hunger, or lack thereof, is no reflection of his grief.

-You may continue, Mr Metzler.

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So then...

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after you returned to the house,

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Neil Stanley called the police and you were arrested.

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You were questioned by the police for three hours.

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During those three long hours,

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you never mentioned the word "videotape".

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But, lo and behold,

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upon conclusion of the interview,

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suddenly it all comes flooding back to you. Why is that?

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I was in a complete state. I couldn't think straight.

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Straight enough to have a pint and a fish supper,

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but not enough to recall an apparently crucial piece of missing evidence?

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I was in grief.

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I was in a terrible way.

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You don't know what it's like!

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And what was on this mythical missing videotape?

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Saskia had recorded a message for her family,

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explaining why she'd done what she did.

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And exonerating you?

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Yeah, I guess so.

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But it's never been found.

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Why is that?

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I don't know.

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And you never mentioned it until you knew how much trouble you were in.

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That's not how it was.

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Looks like it, though.

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Doesn't it?

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It doesn't exist,

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does it, Mr Powell?

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-Of course it does.

-So, where is it?

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I don't know.

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We don't doubt that Mr Laytham was motivated by altruism

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and wanted to see the sanctuary thrive.

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But his wife has not received adequate provision,

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and so we submit

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that half of the estate now be given over to Mrs Laytham,

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and that should include the family home.

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We also request that the court

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order an audit of the donkey sanctuary's accounts,

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to confirm where the money is, in fact, being spent.

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And finally, we request that the court requires Ms Byrne

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to nominate an alternative donkey sanctuary

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should her own venture fail financially.

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After all, we wouldn't want any donkeys missing out

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on Mr Laytham's generous provision for them.

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Welcome to the 21st century.

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You are now an independent woman of means.

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I am, aren't I?

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I'll deal with this.

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No, it's fine.

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You have trampled all over Jeffrey's wishes.

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Who gives a damn about Jeffrey?

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Jeffrey was a stupid bore.

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I'm glad he's dead,

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and I can't wait to get his money.

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You see?

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This is what she's like!

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Oh, don't tell me you fell for the "poor little Myriam" act?

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Well, more fool you.

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I won't forgive you for this.

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Oh, I think I can probably manage to live with that.

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Well, thanks your help, Miss Morney. Goodbye.

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Oh, you may notice when you receive my payment,

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it's a little reduced.

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I've always thought you lawyers were overpaid.

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So, we're to assume

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that you had no knowledge

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of how much Saskia Stanley was worth?

0:27:110:27:13

We never talked about money.

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Karl tells me the garage has money worries.

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But you did spend time in her large, modern, comfortable house?

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Yes.

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Yes. And you were included in her Mercedes sports car insurance?

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For a little while.

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And you were taken on holiday to, erm...

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Corsica, for two weeks in a luxury five star villa,

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paid for by Mrs Stanley.

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I paid for the flights.

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Mrs Stanley paid for everything else.

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In the meantime, your own business had amassed debts of over £100,000

0:27:480:27:53

and you had been threatened with legal action

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on no less than four separate occasions.

0:27:560:27:58

I don't recall.

0:27:580:27:59

No. So, you had no need to know how much Saskia was worth,

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because it was obvious, wasn't it?

0:28:040:28:06

-Saskia and I were together because we were in love!

-Yes.

0:28:060:28:09

And so diligent was your care of her

0:28:090:28:10

that you even drove her to the solicitors

0:28:100:28:12

when she changed her will in order to make you the main beneficiary.

0:28:120:28:16

So?

0:28:160:28:17

So?!

0:28:170:28:18

You never discussed the will?

0:28:210:28:23

-No.

-Or her wealth?

0:28:230:28:24

Or your financial problems?

0:28:240:28:26

No!

0:28:260:28:28

I put it to you,

0:28:300:28:31

that you knew how much Saskia was worth.

0:28:310:28:35

You couldn't wait, you needed her money,

0:28:350:28:38

and so you killed her,

0:28:380:28:39

and you went off and you had a pint and a fish supper to celebrate.

0:28:390:28:43

That is not what happened!

0:28:430:28:44

After you were arrested,

0:28:440:28:45

you realised just how much trouble you were in,

0:28:450:28:48

and so you invented the story of a videotape that would clear you.

0:28:480:28:52

The videotape is real.

0:28:520:28:53

-So where is it?

-You tell me!

0:28:530:28:56

HE GUFFAWS

0:28:560:28:58

I don't know, Mr Powell!

0:28:580:29:01

Do you have any theories?

0:29:020:29:04

It was there when I left Saskia.

0:29:040:29:06

-It was there when I went out.

-Was it there when you got back?

0:29:060:29:09

Well, obviously not!

0:29:090:29:10

-Who took it then?

-I'd have thought that was obvious.

0:29:100:29:13

Well, why don't you share that information with us?

0:29:130:29:18

If you have a theory as to its whereabouts, Mr Powell,

0:29:220:29:25

you need to share that with the court.

0:29:250:29:28

I think Neil Stanley took the tape.

0:29:330:29:36

He was the first person on the scene,

0:29:360:29:39

and he had plenty of reasons to want to stitch me up.

0:29:390:29:43

Just to clarify.

0:29:470:29:50

You're accusing Mrs Stanley's ex-husband,

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a policeman of 20 years experience,

0:29:550:29:59

of stealing a piece of evidence

0:29:590:30:02

in order to frame you?

0:30:020:30:04

Hmm?

0:30:040:30:05

Do you have any concept

0:30:060:30:09

of the severity of that accusation?

0:30:090:30:12

I know what I believe.

0:30:160:30:18

Well, there are no further questions, Your Honour.

0:30:200:30:23

Tony Powell is going down.

0:30:330:30:36

Oh, yes!

0:30:360:30:38

He got proper caught out today.

0:30:410:30:43

What happened?

0:30:430:30:44

Well, he started to ramble on about this videotape.

0:30:440:30:48

Even accused me of nicking it.

0:30:480:30:51

That's the sort of scumbag he is.

0:30:510:30:53

What if there was a tape though, Dad?

0:30:530:30:56

There wasn't. He's lying.

0:30:560:30:59

He made it up after he was arrested.

0:30:590:31:01

You don't know that.

0:31:010:31:03

I was first on the scene.

0:31:030:31:05

So? Can you not entertain the idea that it might exist?

0:31:050:31:09

What's got into you?

0:31:090:31:10

What if you're wrong?

0:31:100:31:13

Yeah, what if you are, Dad?

0:31:130:31:14

Have you seriously thought about that?

0:31:140:31:18

I'm not.

0:31:190:31:21

Can we eat?

0:31:230:31:25

It's going to feel bad.

0:31:360:31:38

That's what those barristers are paid to do - ask nasty questions.

0:31:380:31:41

But it doesn't mean the jury's not going to believe you.

0:31:410:31:45

Look, we don't have to talk about the trial,

0:31:450:31:47

but it'd be nice to talk about something.

0:31:470:31:50

You patched things up with Nicole yet?

0:31:500:31:53

Hardly.

0:31:530:31:54

Listen, mate, I don't think you can come back tonight.

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That bad, is it?

0:31:590:32:01

Think she wants out.

0:32:010:32:03

I'm going to try and talk some sense into her,

0:32:030:32:06

but I feel terrible you being on your own tonight.

0:32:060:32:10

You can always come over later.

0:32:100:32:12

Why? What do you think I'm going to do?

0:32:120:32:14

I'll be fine on my own, mate.

0:32:140:32:16

Better hope our witnesses perform better than our client.

0:32:240:32:27

Maybe Metzler's done us a favour.

0:32:270:32:29

I mean, do juries think cops are whiter than white these days?

0:32:290:32:32

I bet they don't.

0:32:320:32:33

It's all out in the open now anyway, there's not much we can do.

0:32:330:32:36

-Good day?

-Don't ask!

0:32:360:32:37

I don't know about anyone else, but I could do with a drink.

0:32:370:32:41

Afraid I've got a dinner date.

0:32:410:32:43

I'm busy fact-checking Jess Stanley's witness statement.

0:32:430:32:46

-Come on, just a quick one.

-Nah, I'm OK. But thanks.

0:32:460:32:50

What's with her?

0:32:520:32:53

Your pupil master asks if you want a drink, you bloody well say yes.

0:32:530:32:57

Or haven't you resolved your legal differences yet?

0:32:570:33:00

What legal differences?

0:33:000:33:02

She said you fell out this morning. What was it about precisely?

0:33:020:33:06

Why do I feel like I'm walking into a trap?

0:33:060:33:08

You tell me. I didn't set it.

0:33:080:33:10

It wasn't about the case, was it?

0:33:100:33:12

What do you want, Valerie?

0:33:150:33:17

Watch yourself. You wouldn't want Gordon on the warpath.

0:33:170:33:21

I know that Gordon doesn't want Julie voted in.

0:33:210:33:23

Then don't give him unnecessary ammunition.

0:33:230:33:26

Such as?

0:33:260:33:28

Anything.

0:33:280:33:30

Just saying.

0:33:310:33:33

And now you've said.

0:33:350:33:37

There's nothing going on

0:33:370:33:39

except in your vivid imagination.

0:33:390:33:42

Hmm. Mine or yours?

0:33:420:33:44

What are you up to?

0:33:590:34:01

Just a bit of paperwork.

0:34:010:34:03

Do you fancy going away at the weekend?

0:34:030:34:06

I can't. I've got a lot of work on.

0:34:070:34:09

Well, next weekend?

0:34:090:34:11

So you've just thrown the towel in then?

0:34:130:34:16

Do you want me to be honest?

0:34:170:34:19

I don't think there's anything here any more.

0:34:210:34:25

-Not for me.

-And that's that, is it?

0:34:250:34:27

Come on, Karl, we've been arguing for two years.

0:34:270:34:31

Have you not had enough?

0:34:310:34:34

I'm going to go to Michelle's.

0:34:370:34:40

Might be back later.

0:34:410:34:43

I'm sorry.

0:34:440:34:47

Tuck in.

0:34:590:35:01

Jess, can we not just have a nice evening without arguing about stuff?

0:35:040:35:10

Yeah?

0:35:100:35:12

We can't agree about everything, I understand that.

0:35:130:35:17

Jess, love?

0:35:180:35:20

There's no easy way of doing this.

0:35:210:35:23

I've been asked to give evidence.

0:35:250:35:27

It's too late.

0:35:270:35:28

Not for the defence, it isn't.

0:35:280:35:30

What do you mean?

0:35:340:35:36

Mum asked me what I thought about euthanasia,

0:35:360:35:39

about two months before she died.

0:35:390:35:43

I told her I thought it was a horrible idea.

0:35:430:35:46

Your mum talked about a lot of things.

0:35:460:35:49

I don't think Tony killed her.

0:35:490:35:51

And you're going go into a court and defend him?

0:35:580:36:02

I'm going to say what I saw, and heard, and what I believe.

0:36:020:36:05

That's all.

0:36:050:36:06

Have you made a statement to his solicitor?

0:36:090:36:11

Yeah.

0:36:110:36:13

-Why didn't you say?

-Why do you think?

0:36:130:36:15

I think you've lost your mind, love.

0:36:150:36:17

You need to withdraw that statement,

0:36:170:36:19

tell them that you weren't in your right mind.

0:36:190:36:21

I'm doing it! I am definitely doing it.

0:36:210:36:23

-No, you're not!

-Dad, I've made up my mind...

0:36:230:36:26

You will NOT help that man get away with murdering my wife!

0:36:260:36:32

He's got to pay.

0:36:340:36:36

And you are not getting in the way of that!

0:36:370:36:41

Hi.

0:36:560:36:58

Hi.

0:36:580:36:59

You should go home.

0:37:090:37:11

Just what I was thinking.

0:37:110:37:13

Well, at least Gordon saw me hard at it.

0:37:130:37:16

-Well, there's a brownie point.

-As if he gives me any of those!

0:37:160:37:19

So, what are you doing?

0:37:220:37:23

Just got a bit of reading

0:37:230:37:25

and then I'm going to head off too.

0:37:250:37:28

Unless you wanted to change your mind about that drink?

0:37:280:37:31

Sorry, I forgot.

0:37:340:37:36

We're being above-board and professional, right?

0:37:360:37:39

Right.

0:37:390:37:41

No personal chit-chat, no out-of-hours socialising?

0:37:410:37:45

Apparently so.

0:37:470:37:49

Well, good night then.

0:37:530:37:55

I'll see you tomorrow.

0:37:550:37:57

Yeah.

0:37:570:37:58

I thought you'd gone.

0:38:300:38:33

Tell me if I've got this wrong.

0:38:330:38:35

Hello?

0:39:580:40:00

I'm sorry.

0:40:000:40:02

Nicole! You scared me half to death.

0:40:020:40:04

I know, I had to see you.

0:40:160:40:18

Look, you shouldn't be here.

0:40:180:40:20

Yeah, I know, I know, but I want to be.

0:40:200:40:22

I realise that now.

0:40:220:40:24

Look, we can pick things up from where we left off.

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Tony's big day in the witness box begins badly after a disturbing encounter outside court. Under oath and under pressure, Tony makes an unwise accusation against Neil. That evening, Julie takes a big decision, and Tony's best friend Karl makes a shocking discovery.


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