I think he was sober too.
And one expert did say, the only time he looked up in court was when the media was mentioned. He also set up a bunch of dating profiles with the head, "Will you visit me in jail?"
I personally thought he looked weak and cowardly in the courtroom.
Khat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaCatha edulis, commonly called Arabian tea, khat, qat, gat, or miraa,
I think the names "qat" and "gat" are a matter of the amount of time since picked.
It costs ~$0.5 for enough to get a buzz for a couple hours and ~$1 for the effect to last late into the night (in Kenya).
Dude can't be all that smart, if he thought he was going to get away with it. Even if the apt fire plan worked...what then? Live in the woods for the rest of his life? The gun and bullet purchases were easily traced to him. Cops woulda known it was him before the sun had come up, even suspected such sooner once the cause of the fire was determined. Where would he have gone? Drove to FL, then try to get a boat to Cuba, lol? Seems to me, if he REALY desired to not get caught, then he's a pretty short sighted idiot.
"Half full or half empty doesn't matter. What matters is, you've only got half a glass...so what are you going to do about it?" - Me
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The Psychology of Persuasion