23 Total Quotes

Courtroom Quotes

Miss Ciccone (Madonna's given name) struts in this courtroom and thinks she's the star. Her problem is she comes in here and can't stop acting.
John Myers Permalink
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William Petersen
Unfortunately, for many lawyers, judges and prosecutors, people expect to see CSI in the courtroom. They can't always provide that. Not every case is all about DNA.
William Petersen Permalink
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William Petersen
Unfortunately, for many lawyers, judges and prosecutors, people expect to see 'CSI' in the courtroom. They can't always provide that. Not every case is all about DNA.
William Petersen Permalink
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A tone gets created in the courtroom that that's what's expected of the prospective jurors. I think it's difficult for some people to stand up in court and admit that's a problem.
Tom Durkin Permalink
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In my first courtroom scene, William [Shatner] had one of those giant monologues [creator] David Kelley likes to deliver. My cell phone went off. I thought it was off. And not only did it go off, but I did not know how to turn it off.
Julie Bowen Permalink
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Charles Manson
You are going to use this courtroom to kill me? I am going to fight for my life one way or another. You should let me do it with words.
Charles Manson Permalink
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Clarence Darrow
Justice has nothing to do with what goes on in a courtroom; Justice is what comes out of a courtroom
Clarence Darrow Permalink
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It's the principle at stake here as to whether or not the courtroom doors are going to be open or shut. If you allow them to chip away at... court proceedings and records, pretty soon you won't have open courts anymore.
Tom Newton Permalink
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That second requirement is going to be hard to prove in a courtroom. It is questionable whether any individual fish could be removed from the marketplace.
David Acheson Permalink
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In the courtroom, the tie goes to the defendant.
Steven Kohn Permalink
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The person I heard in the courtroom was not the real Dennis,
Michael Clark Permalink
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They really haven't gotten to see me in the courtroom and there's no way they could really make an informed decision on who to endorse,
John Dalton Permalink
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We were granted one of them. A major. He was standing outside the courtroom with his granted immunity, and the judge ruled his testimony irrelevant.
Guy Womack Permalink
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One of the things she really likes, whether we like it or not, is in the courtroom she has a certain amount of control. And that control is something that she craves.
Paul Sequeira Permalink
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This is a freedom of speech issue, and we're going to use the First Amendment to declare that abortion is murder. We're going to do it in front of the courthouse and courtroom, and we're going to do it across the nation.
Troy Newman Permalink
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Instead of having the reorganization in the courtroom, we'll have it in the hall, which hasn't been used yet. Workers are finishing it up.
Thomas Rogers Permalink
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While our forecasts are conservative and anticipate additional losses in the courtroom for MRK, our operating assumption is that MRK can handle a multi-billion settlement without a major impact on its fundamental business outlook.
Morgan Stanley Permalink
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[Currently, about 500 GNC franchise operators have begun legal proceedings against GNC Corporation regarding a variety of matters ranging from unfair business practices to the Corporations alleged violation of a federal court order.] The GNOA doesnt want to use the courtroom to decide how the franchises should be run, ... If we can find ways to increase our bottom- line, the Corporation should assist, rather than resist. They cant guarantee our success, but, they shouldnt put us in a position to guarantee failure, either.
Larry Beck Permalink
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If a square peg doesnt fit a round hole, neither the peg nor the hole is to blame. Between two people, the question "whose fault is it?" is the friend of argumentation and the destroyer of growth-oriented communication. Assigning blame involves listening to criticize and responding to defend, speaking to lower the other person rather than speaking to build each up. Relational progress is impossible as long as blame is the focus because blame and progress are enemies. In our litigation-hungry society we must take care that focusing on fault - which is proper for the courtroom - doesnt carry over into interpersonal relationships. The heart of loving communication is listening to understand.
Jeffrey Bryant Permalink
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I don't ever remember seeing that many cops in a courtroom. When I came in and saw all the security, I thought they might have had a bomb scare or something like that.
Dennis Burke Permalink
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That was timed to play well in the courtroom when they asked for more time, ... The rationale was to say, 'Gee, you can't pull the rug out now because we have a financing deal in the works.'
Bob Mann Permalink
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Now, I know this is going to be a long trial, and I've talked to George Ryan about how we want to proceed. He and I have decided that we are going to try this case in the courtroom. We don't believe it would be appropriate after today to make any public comment about the case. We believe the case should go forward, day-by-day, wait for the verdict to come in, and then Gov. Ryan and I will then have a comment to make at that point in time.
Dan Webb Permalink
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I sat in that courtroom for six months, and I did everything possible to advocate for his cause.
Audrey Lewis Permalink
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