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How Case Against Hernandez Could Unravel

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A white towel found on the ground near murder victim Odin Lloyd’s body may give defense attorneys a powerful opening to attack the credibility of the key witness against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.

With it, attorneys for Hernandez have a piece of evidence they could use to assert that Carlos Ortiz — one of three men allegedly present when the former football star is accused of killing Lloyd — was lying when he told investigators he never got out of the car and didn’t actually see the murder.

And that could be just the beginning of problems for prosecutors if they ultimately decide to...

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