Williams Trial – Day 10: Immanuel Testifies for the 4th time (and more links)

The 2 eldest Williams boys will not face charges and will therefore be able to testify, according to an article in today’s Skagit Valley Herald.

In another article, the Skagit Valley Herald reports that Immanuel testified today that Carri and the biological children seemed to be laughing at Hana as she stumbled around outside.  This piece of information certainly adds insult to injury.  In this article we also learn that one of the defense lawyers was having some issues with the word choices being made by Immanuel’s translators and has subpoenaed one of them along with the victim’s advocate to testify some time in the future.

More about Immanuel’s testimony from KiroTV.  I am shocked and horrified at how the defense attorneys are treating that poor child!

I also know from Gina Cole’s tweets that the family doctor testified today that he saw nothing amiss.  He also did not see the adopted children after July 2010.

Edited to add:  Here is a new article from the Skagit Valley Herald with more information about today (Thurs, Aug 8, 2013.)

Rally Ethics For Orphans & at-Risk Minors (REFORM) has been keeping track of every detail of this tragic case and has it all neatly laid out in chronological order in 2 parts:

Part I – Before the start of the trial
Part II – The trial

Maureen has a poignant post about Hana’s hair.

About Hermana Linda
Hermana means sister in Spanish and Linda is my name. I was born in late 1960 to a mother who had traveled around the world and had been impressed at the baby wearing she saw in Africa and Japan. While in Japan she purchased the baby carrier in which she is wearing me in my avatar. By the grace of God, I trusted Jesus as my personal savior in 1983. He gave me a husband in 1987 and 2 sons in the early 1990's. All glory to God.

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