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Lots of interesting stuff in that video.
None of Christopher's relatives have attended the trial. Just members of the community. Also, his potential adopted father was there at least on the second day (his picture was in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, not mentioned in the video).
Crystal apparently has an IQ of 74, major depression, OCD, schitzoid and anti-social personality disorder, and a whole bunch of other psychological/psychiatric problems that I can't even recall offhand. Plenty of people suffer from mental health problems that don't abuse children. But is someone with this many problems a good candidate to be a foster parent?
"Letting the parade pass from sight, he focuses on the empty road beyond, a pale curve vanishing into the woods where nothing moves and a street lamp flickers on and off until at last it flickers out and darkness sweeps in like a hand."~Mark Z. Danielewski, A Book that Contains a Rape Scene
Some days you're the dead hooker, some days you're the freezer.