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News - June 25, 2010

New attorney seeks bail for Bulos Zumot

Mark Geragos asks court to revisit bail issue, compel prosecution to hand over computer evidence

by Gennady Sheyner

The defense for Bulos Zumot, the Palo Alto hookah-shop owner charged with killing his girlfriend, Jennifer Schipsi, and setting their shared Addison Avenue cottage on fire last October, is once again asking the court to set bail for Zumot.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be e-mailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com.

Comments

Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jun 23, 2010 at 7:46 pm

Geragos finds this case intriguing because he thinks the accused is innocent? Ha, methinks what Geragos is intrigued by is the status of his own rep, which took a hit when Scott "I'll Dye My Hair & Fool Everybody!" Peterson was convicted. Good luck, Geragos - you'll need it.


Posted by Stop DV, a resident of Palo Alto Hills
on Jun 23, 2010 at 8:51 pm

I think Geragos is intrigued by the potential length of this case= $$$.
[Portion removed due to disrespectful comment or offensive language] Jenny- peace be with you.


Posted by Oh, Brother, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 23, 2010 at 9:14 pm

Geragos? [Portion removed due to disrespectful comment or offensive language]vPlease!


Posted by Lisa, a resident of Stanford
on Jun 23, 2010 at 9:31 pm

I Pray that God gives Geragoes the strength to defend Paul, an innocent man! The REAL victim here is Paul Zumot, not Jennifer. [Portion removed due to disrespectful comment or offensive language] God bless Paul Zumot, his family and Geragoes!!


Posted by Lisa, a resident of Stanford
on Jun 23, 2010 at 9:55 pm

Stop DV, you claim that Geragos is intrigued by this case because of $$$$, [Portion removed due to disrespectful comment or offensive language] At least he makes an honest living.


Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jun 23, 2010 at 10:17 pm

I think it's interesting that Lisa asserts that Geragos makes an honest living. I guess it depends on the definition one is using...

Lisa, do you think it's in good taste to post the things that you are the way that you are? There are certainly ways to demonstrate your support of the accused w/out disparaging the victim - that's in very poor taste.


Posted by Domanica, a resident of Palo Alto Hills
on Jun 23, 2010 at 11:39 pm

Domanica is a registered user.

I agree with Lisa 100% . [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff]. God bless Bulos Zumot, his family and friends. [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff]. Maybe you all should be smart for once, go hire a PI and try to find who really is behind her demise rather then wasting taxpayers money!


Posted by Koa, a resident of Midtown
on Jun 24, 2010 at 9:21 am

Koa is a registered user.

Lisa-
Regardless of guilt, it's not possible here to be more of a victim than Jennifer. She's gone.


Posted by Domanica, a resident of Palo Alto Hills
on Jun 24, 2010 at 10:45 am

Domanica is a registered user.

[Post removed due to disrespectful comment or offensive language].


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