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Preliminary Hearing Trial Transcript
February 18, 2004 - page 9
1 Can you tell the court what that is.
2 A Yes. This is a request for analysis. I
3 recognize my writing, my name is on here with a report
4 number. The items that I collected, A through E, showing
5 random samples of suspected marijuana, and then a large
6 bag of suspected marijuana. In parenthesis, it says,
7 "Please weigh."
8 Q That large bag at the bottom, which I believe is
9 marked Item E-3?
10 A That's correct.
11 Q Can you tell us how you got that large bag.
12 Is that what you described when you said you put
13 everything into a bag?
14 A Yes. After I collected the five random samples
15 from the different plants I placed all the rest of the
16 remaining suspected marijuana into a large grocery bag and
l7 then that was sent along with the five random samples to
18 sheriff's crime lab.
19 Q Now, according to those results did the crime
20 lab weigh that bag?
21 A Yes, they did.
22 Q How much did it weigh?
23 A 545.98 grams.
24 Q And were there samples taken from that by the
25 crime cab to determine if they are marijuana?
26 A It says, additionally on page 2 here, several
27 plants are contained within Item E-3. One of those was
28 examined. Now labeled item 3-A. A green leafy plant