‘Too Much Too Early’ – Atkinson on #X6Trial


Lead Defense Attorney in the X6 Murder Trial, Patrick Atkinson, says too much attention was placed on the case too early.

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Mr. Atkinson says the prosecution had an obvious difficulty regarding the credibility of its key witness, Wayne Wright.

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When asked if he was surprised by the crown’s decision to close the case, Mr. Atkinson said no.

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Patrick Atkinson, lead defense attorney for Patrick Powell. Deborah Martin was also apart of Powell’s legal team.


In 2018, Tauna won the UNICEF Media Award for Excellence in Reporting on Children’s Rights. She graduated from CARIMAC in 2015 and joined NNN in 2016. Since then, she’s covered several high-profile court cases including the X6 murder trial, the police death squad trial and is currently covering the Uchence Wilson Gang trial. Thomas is the Producer of Talking History heard on Nationwide Radio every Saturday.