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Martinez’s closing: Arias 'staged the scene' with lies

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  • Prosecutor Juan Martinez began his closing arguments Thursday afternoon
  • He claims defendant Jodi Arias won't let victim 'rest in peace'

With the dramatic conclusion of the Jodi Arias trial underway Thursday, prosecutor Juan Martinez began his closing arguments by saying that Jodi Arias "will not let [Travis Alexander] rest in peace." He said that, just like using the knife and gun, Arias used "lies" to attack Alexander.

Martinez hammered on Arias' story, repeating the phrase "It's not her fault." 

Martinez then called for the jury to shine "the light on the truth" of the case.

Follow along the latest in the closing arguments with our live blog.

And stay up late with HLN After Dark! Vinnie, Ryan,Jane and our all-star legal team bring you the biggest moments from today's closing arguments. A live jury in our Atlanta studio and -- for the first time -- a live jury in Arizona weigh in. 10 p.m.-midnight ET tonight on HLN.

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