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Closing arguments underway in Kristin Smart's murder trial

Added 10-04-22 12:13:05pm EST - “The man on trial for the murder of Kristin Smart, last seen alive leaving a college party in 1996, "is guilty as sin," prosecutors said during their closing arguments.” - Nydailynews.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nydailynews.com: “Closing arguments underway in Kristin Smart’s murder trial”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The man on trial for the murder of Kristin Smart, last seen alive leaving a college party in 1996, “is guilty as sin,” prosecutors said during their closing arguments.

Following more than two months of testimony, attorneys on Monday delivered their final remarks in the case of Paul Flores, the last person to see Smart alive more than 25 years ago. He was tried alongside his father, Ruben, who is accused of helping his son cover up the brutal slaying, though the men are facing separate juries.

Paul Flores listens during his murder trial in Monterey County Superior Court in Salinas, Calif., Monday, July 18, 2022. (Daniel Dreifuss/AP)

Closing arguments in the elder Flores’ case are slated for Tuesday, according to the San Luis Obispo Tribune, one of several outlets allowed to view the legal proceedings.

“Justice delayed does not have to be justice denied,” San Luis Obispo County Deputy District Attorney Christopher Peurvelle told jurors. “You now know the truth of what happened.”

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