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Philip Chism Trial

Philip Chism, 16, is accused of raping and killing his 24-year-old teacher in 2013.

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Footage from the Danvers High School security footage shows Philip Chism moving a recycling barrel from the ladies room to the hallway of the school during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Witness Dan Marshall, a former custodian at Danvers High School testifying.
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Forensic scientist Kelley King holding up pants found in the woods behind Danvers High School near Colleen Ritzer's body.
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Paramedic Nicholas Henderson testifying.
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Philip Chism sits in court.
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A note that Philip Chism wrote after allegedly killed Colleen Ritzer that says "I hate you all."
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Forensic scientist Kelley King holding up one of the white gloves found in woods near the body of Colleen Ritzer.
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Judge Lowy addressing the court.
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Witness Vinencio Pimentel, a custodian at Danver High School testifies.
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Peggie Ritzer, Colleen's mother in court.
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Chism sits in court.
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Danvers High School 9th and 10th grade history teacher gives her statement on the witness stand during Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Massachusetts State Police Detective / Lieutenant Michael Holleran addresses the court during Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Police markers are placed near blood stains found inside the ladies bathroom shown on screen during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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A police photograph shows the wooded area near the high school where the body of Colleen Ritzer was discovered during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Philip Chism, who is accused of murdering his high school math teacher, listens to testimonies during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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A police photograph shows a backpack that accused murderer Philip Chism discarded during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Massachusetts State Trooper Michael Perry examines a stick which was allegedly used to rape Danvers High School math teacher Colleen Ritzer during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Massachusetts State Trooper Michael Perry is handed a stick from Essex Assistant District Attorney Kate MacDougall during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. The stick was allegedly used to rape Danvers High School math teacher Colleen Ritzer. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Massachusetts State Trooper James Crump shows where Philip Chism's finger print was recovered on the recycling barrel used to move Colleen Ritzer's body from the school to the wooded area behind the Danvers High School during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Massachusetts State Trooper James Crump is handed a piece of paper from Essex Assistant District Attorney Kate MacDougall which shows where Philip Chism's finger print was recovered on the recycling barrel used to move Colleen Ritzer's body from the school to the wooded area behind the Danvers High School during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Footage from the Danvers High School security footage shows Philip Chism moving a recycling barrel from the ladies room to the hallway of the school during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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Danvers Police Robert Sullivan addresses the court on the witness stand during the Commonwealth vs. Philip Chism murder trial at the Salem Superior Courthouse, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo David Sokol / via AP, Pool)
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