Sandy Phillips says her daughter was cremated and brought home
Over 2000 people showed up for her service
Jessica's brother "hasn't dealt with it. as i said, he's a firefighter and paramedic so he's very stoic"
@Marti: Unknown, but I think assigned by the defender's office. Colorado's system is centralized, very uncommon
"Jessie's birthday was always on or around Thanksgiving, so now we leave the country to where they don't celebrate Thanksgiving and try to forget what's going on"
"I can't go to movies, can't even go to indoor venues that have theater seats"
Sandy Phillips says she even had fear being in the courtroom
Can't stand the smell of popcorn
In 2012, Sandy Phillips gave the ornaments to Brent and his girlfriend
"I have PTSD. My brain is mush. I can't retain things like I used to. I'm not as organized as I used to be. I cry every day still. Probably always will"
"My husband is everything and between the two of us we hold on. We redefine ourselves. We live very much in the moment."
"We don't plan on a future anymore"
Phillips is excused, no additional questions
Judge says "we're almost there" and tells jurors he anticipates giving them he case by next week
@Edy: I can't see them, I have the same angle you have on the camera
DA says we are likely to wrap up tomorrow afternoon
DA suggests thinking about scheduling for instructions conference for end of tomorrow and closings on Thursday
Judge in favor of a conference tomorrow afternoon
Approving last round of comments now after I had to step away to the set