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The Lure: The True Story of How the Department of Justice Brought Down Two of the World’s Most Dangerous Cyber Criminals by Steve Schroeder

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Chapter 12. The Expert Speaks

Near the end of the day on Friday, September 28, 2001, the Government called Phil Attfield to the stand. His was the job to put everything together so that the jury could understand who had done what to whom.

After leading Phil through his background and experience, Floyd asked him what computer operating systems he had worked with. Now, all witnesses, even those who testify for a living, are at least a bit nervous when they first take the witness stand. Consequently, experienced lawyers try to ask initial questions that the witness can easily answer, typically inquiries about that person’s background and history. This allows the newly-enthroned witness to get used to the formal environment, take a deep breath, and ...

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