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JODI ARIAS LIVE BLOG: All Eyes On The Defense (LIVE UPDATES)

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Jodi Arias' death penalty trial is set to resume in Arizona today, following an aggressive follow-up with the defense team's domestic violence expert by prosecutor Juan Martinez.

The trial turned nasty Friday when Martinez accused domestic violence expert Alyce LaViolette of misrepresenting herself. The allegation was made by Martinez when the judge finished putting the jurors questions to LaViolette.

Martinez zeroed in on LaViolette's response to a question about how many men she has testified on behalf of in criminal court. She had told the jury she thought she had done so once or twice. When she was unable to remember the name of either man, she relented and said she had wrote a report in one of the cases and did not actually testify in court.

"So you misrepresented something to the jury, didn't you?" Martinez asked.

"I did not testify, I wrote a report on his behalf to go to criminal court," LaViolette replied.

"That's different than testifying in court, isn't it?" asked Martinez.

"Yes, it's different than testifying in court," said LaViolette.

Hammering the point home with the jury, Martinez said, "There was no second man that you testified in criminal court on his behalf, isn't that true?"

LaViolette replied, "I said one or two because I don't remember Mr. Martinez."

Arias, 32, is accused of the June 4, 2008 slaying of her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander, inside his Mesa, Ariz., home. The prosecution contends Arias stabbed 30-year-old Alexander 27 times, shot him twice in the face and slashed his throat in a jealous rage. Arias told jurors she killed Alexander in self-defense during an argument over a dropped camera that followed his escalating sexual demands.

LaViolette said all the information she gathered on Arias, including interviews and the review of case materials, support her opinion that Arias was physically and emotionally abused by Alexander.

The trial is scheduled to resume between 12:30 and 4:30 p.m. Eastern time Monday. The start time remains open-ended due to previously scheduled hearings. The defense is expected to recall Lonnie Dworkin, a computer forensic examiner. During previous testimony, Dworkin highlighted YouTube activity that occurred on a computer recovered from Alexander's home.

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

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Court was recessed moments after it began. The judge said the trial will resume Tuesday, at 12:30 p.m.

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The trial is scheduled to resume between 12:30 and 4:30 p.m. Eastern time Monday. The start time remains open-ended due to previously scheduled hearings. The defense is expected to recall Lonnie Dworkin, a computer forensic examiner. During previous testimony, Dworkin highlighted YouTube activity that occurred on a computer recovered from Alexander's home.

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