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THE DEFENSE MOVES FOR AN ORDER TO SETTLE JURY INSTRUCTIONS PRIOR TO CLOSING ARGUMENTS The Penal Code requires that jury instructions be settled prior to argument (Penal Code § 1093.5), and explicitly gives the court the discretion to settle instructions at any point in the trail (Penal Code § 1094). The defense requests that the […]