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News - January 7, 2011

Zumot murder-arson trial begins

Witnesses recount arguments between defendant and murder victim during first week of trial

by Gennady Sheyner and Sue Dremann

Shortly after Bulos Zumot blew out the candles on his birthday cake at the DishDash Restaurant in Sunnyvale, he found himself arguing with his girlfriend, Jennifer Schipsi, over the bill, according to testimony presented during the first week of Zumot's murder-arson trial.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be e-mailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com. Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be e-mailed at sdremann@paweekly.com Editor's note: Follow the trial on Twitter. Go to twitter.com/#!/paw_court.