Messy because despite the attempts of her legal team to throw out testimonies of the patients she scammed — those patients just scored a big court win. This week a federal judge ruled that the patients involved do have the rught to testify considering they were targeted by Holmes misdeeds.
According to court documents, Holmes trial is set to begin with jury trial selections on 31 August. A judge ultimately found that it would have deprived the victims of their right to tell their story.
Holmes’ lawyers further argued that the testimonies should be withheld because the rest of the blame sits with the government. Her legal team maintains that the blame sits with the government because they allegedly didn’t keep a laboratory base properly.