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Jodi Arias Cross Examination: 'I Don't Think I Have A Problem' (LIVE UPDATES)

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The cat-and-mouse game between Jodi Arias and Arizona prosecutor Juan Martinez heats up again Wednesday, as the prosecution again puts her every move under a microscope.

Tuesday was Arias' 11th day on the witness stand and her third day of cross examination. The Maricopa County prosecutor again called out Arias for failing to remember details of the case on Tuesday. "Do you have a problem with your memory?" Martinez asked.

Trial-watchers have heard the veteran prosecutor ask Arias that same question multiple times since cross-examination began last week.

"I don't think I have a problem," Arias replied.

Arias, 32, is on trial in the June 2008 slaying of her ex-lover Travis Alexander inside his Mesa, Ariz., apartment. She faces the death penalty if convicted.

Arias testified last week that she shot and stabbed Alexander in self-defense. She claims Alexander had become increasingly violent and sexually demanding. She also claimed to have caught him masturbating to a picture of a young boy. The prosecution contends she murdered Alexander in a jealous rage.

The back and forth between Arias and Martinez continued throughout the day, with Martinez ruffling Arias' composure on more than one occasion.

"Are you having problems understanding," Martinez asked when Arias appeared confused by some of his questions.

Arias replied: "Sometimes, because you go in circles … You're making my brain scramble."

Martinez' aggressive questioning and posture was a distraction, Arias said, adding, "I'm not having a problem telling the truth."

Court recessed early on Tuesday. Arias, according to her attorney, was not feeling well. Court is scheduled to resume at 12:15 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, when the cross-
examination of Arias will resume.

Read below for minute-by-minute updates from court Wednesday:

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Prosecutors are expected to cross-examine Jodi Arias again today. The trial starts back up at 12:15 p.m. ET.

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Both sides are in the courtroom. They are waiting on Judge Sherry Stephens to take the bench.

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Jodi Arias is back on the stand and is being cross-examined by prosecutor Juan Martinez.

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Martinez played a clip from a recorded phone sex conversation between Arias and Alexander that was previously played for the jury. The clip played was Arias talking about the merits of the sexual lubricant K-Y Jelly.

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Martinez is playing another clip from Arias' 2008 interview with CBS "48 Hours."

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The video clip Martinez played was Arias talking about a trip she took with Alexander.

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Martinez is pointing out that Arias had earlier indicated the trip to Ehrenberg that is referred to in the video clip was "all about sex." However, in the "48 Hours" video Arias' referred to the trip as a romantic weekend.

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Martinez is playing another clip from the recorded phone sex conversation between Arias and Alexander that was previously played for the jury.

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In the clip Martinez played from the recorded phone sex conversation Arias talks about wanting to masturbate Alexander and have a "f--k fest."

The clip also included a comment from Alexander that he had never masturbated before he met Arias.

"Before I met you I never [masturbated]," Alexander said in the recording.

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Arias told Martinez that she does not believe Alexander never masturbated before he met her.

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Martinez is asking who retained possession of the phone sex recording after it was made. Arias previously testified that Alexander had asked her to record it, but today she said she never gave him a copy of it.

"He did not even know he was being recorded," Martinez asked.

"That's not correct," Arias replied.

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Martinez is playing another clip from the recorded phone sex conversation between Arias and Alexander.

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In the clip, Arias talked about an incident where she was sleeping and awoke to Alexander performing oral sex on her.

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"Oh my God that is so debasing, but I like it," Arias said in a clip from the 2008 recorded conversation with Alexander that was just played again in court. The statement was in reference to Alexander saying he said he wanted to tie Arias to a tree and have anal sex with her.

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The attorneys are at a sidebar with the judge.

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Arias earlier testified she did not want or give permission to Alexander to wake her up with oral sex. Martinez is pointing out she praised Alexander for the activity in the sex tape.

"You didn't call the police, right," Martinez asked.

"That's correct," Arias replied.

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The text messages Martinez is showing the jury are intended to show Arias was an enthusiastic and willing participant in the sexual activities she engaged in with Alexander.

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Martinez is playing another clip from the recorded phone sex conversation between Arias and Alexander.

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In the sex talk clip played in court Arias said she wanted to have sex with Alexander everyday.

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Martinez pointed out Arias called Alexander and Burns the same pet names.

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Martinez is playing another clip from Arias' 2008 interview with CBS "48 Hours."

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In the "48 Hours" clip that was just played in court Arias talked about her initial story -- that intruders killed Alexander and she managed to escape.

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Martinez is playing another clip from Arias' 2008 interview with CBS "48 Hours."

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In the "48 Hours" clip that was just played in court Arias spoke further about her initial story -- that intruders killed Alexander.

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"I couldn't keep my stories straight," Arias said, referring to her intruder story.

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Martinez is playing another clip from Arias' 2008 interview with CBS "48 Hours."

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Martinez is asking Arias about the car she rented in June 2008.

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"Again, do you have problems with your memory," Martinez asked.

"I'm having trouble with how you're characterizing [the questions]," Arias said.

The exchange is in regard to Arias' activities leading up to renting a car for her June 2008 road trip.

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Martinez is suggesting Arias rented a car in Redding, Calif., instead of Yreka, where she might be recognized. Redding is located approximately 97 miles south of Yreak. The trip would have taken Arias approximately one hour and 30 minutes, according to Mapquest.

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Martinez is asking Arias about the car rental. Arias turned down a red rental car because, according to her, she did not want to stand out and get traffic citations.

"Drivers of red cars get more tickets," Arias said.

Martinez is suggesting Arias did not want a car that would get her noticed.

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Judge Sherry Stephens has called recess. The live blog will continue when the trial resumes at 3:30 p.m. ET.

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Arias is back on the witness stand. The jury is entering the courtroom.

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Martinez is asking about Arias' June 2008 road trip to see Alexander.

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Martinez is showing the jury receipts from Arias' gas purchases during her road trip.

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The attorneys are at a sidebar with the judge.

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The Huffington Post is live blogging Wednesday's testimony. Check back here for updates.

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