by B J BECKHAM The trial of Opal May, the woman charged with robbing her own jewelry store and causing the death of  Theresa Burkart, concluded Wednesday in the New Grace County Courthouse. In her closing statement Rachel Shorte, of Henley, Martin and Kelly, asserted that the prosecution was trying to trick the jury into seeing facts that were not there.  She stated that the charge of insurance fraud was unfounded. There was no evidence to suggest that Ms. May had filed an insurance claim, as the robbery had just happened, but that the prosecution needed the jury to...
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