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Father of murdered child takes stand, unwillingly, against accused killers
Father of murdered child takes stand, unwillingly, against accused killers

Rashaw Scott, whose 16-month-old son who was fatally shot two years ago in Cherry Hill, took the witness stand Friday in the trial of the five men accused in the killing. But Scott, who was also shot and survived the attack, was not in the courtroom willingly to see justice for his son Carter. He sat in court in a yellow jumpsuit and his hands cuffed to a belt — the result of being arrested on a bench warrant and being held overnight after he refused to come to court. On the stand, Scott dialed back his previous account of the shooting, saying he remembered little and had been coached by police on what to say. "I don't remember," Scott said to Assistant...

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