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  • "They have the power to end careers and to ruin lives," she said to the jury, her voice quavering. "And nobody gets to test that evidence unless they have the wherewithal and internal strength to come to a jury trial - to you."

    Bonds case with jury after angry closing arguments →

  • "This prosecution in its zeal to go after Barry Bonds will forgive anybody anything, including perjury and mortgage fraud," Arguedas said. "They will forgive it if somebody is willing to say something bad about Barry Bonds."

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