Penalty phase arguments and Sentencing

April 11, 1996
Prosecution’s Opening Argument (By David Conn)
Erik Menendez’s Opening Argument (By Barry Levin)

April 12, 1996
Erik Menendez’s Opening Argument cont’d (By Barry Levin)
Lyle Menendez’s Opening Argument (By Terri Towery)
Prosecution’s Closing Argument (By David Conn)
Erik Menendez’s Closing Argument (By Barry Levin)
Lyle Menendez’s Closing Argument (By Charles Gessler)
Jury Instructions

April 17, 1996
Verdict

July 2, 1996
Sentencing