Originally Posted by Hawaii 5-0
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Former Pittsburgh Steeler Christopher Rainey's girlfriend says she was not assaulted, and that the state of Florida should drop the battery charge against him.
That's according to Rainey's lawyer, Huntley Johnson, who read an email from the woman during a bond hearing Friday. The Gainesville Sun posted video of the hearing on its website.
Note that the attorney read an e-mail from the girlfriend into the record rather than have her testify live
No reason to let the party line be subject to cross examination