Tag Archives: Sexual abuse in Protestant Churches

Day Eleven of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | August 15, 2018

Defense Attorney John Sears filed a motion over the weekend asking the Judge to declare a mistrial based on prosecutorial misconduct. He based this on Susan Eazer’s “observable non-verbal communication.” Judge Astrowsky denied the motion stating that there was nothing presented in the motion that warrants a mistrial. In the gallery today for the first time was Tom… Read More »

Day Ten of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | August 12, 2018

“Ms. Eazer this witness is not going to go out of his way to be helpful to you.” -Judge Astrowsky With that, I begin my coverage of day ten of the Chantry trial. Pastor Don Lindblad was on the Witness Stand and the State’s Prosecuting Attorney, Susan Eazer resumed her cross-examination of him. What follows are what I… Read More »

Day Nine of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | August 10, 2018

The court session picked up with the video of Dr. Deborah Davis, an expert witness on memory. We had about 2 hours 45 minutes left to watch, having started watching late in yesterday’s court session. Dr. Davis was a witness for the Defense. As such, John Sears was utilizing her testimony in an attempt to undermine the testimony… Read More »