Closing arguments heard in St. John’s assault trial

Closing arguments were held today in the jury trial of a Tors cove man accused of beating a man and causing him brain damage.

The crown says Anthony Ryan’s violent actions changed the victim’s life. But the defence said Ryan actually saved the man’s life.

NTV’s Rosie Mullaley was at Supreme Court at files this report.


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Rosie Mullaley is an award-winning journalist who covered the justice beat in St. John’s for many years. A veteran reporter, who spent over three decades with the province’s daily newspaper, she enjoys telling a wide range of stories, from human interest pieces to sports to hard-hitting news and developments that affect citizens in their communities. When she isn’t tracking down the news, she is a talented musician who plays keyboard and guitar and is lead vocalist for the four-piece band Trails End. One of the province’s most respected journalists, she is also the proud mother of two wonderful boys.
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