Monday, May 14, 2007
The Toronto Star tells of the cross-examination of the government's star witness, David Radler. And there were no surprises in seeing the credibility of this witness being questioned. The issue for the jury will be to assess the testimony of this witness and determine whether it is truthful. The defense will argue that it is tainted by the "deal" Radler received. Defense questions focused on the "deal" and whether the leniency provided to this witness was the motivating factor behind Radler's statements implicating Black.