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Moving the Justin Ross Harris trial out of Cobb County will not be easy

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Cobb County Superior Court Judge Mary Staley made it very clear moving the trial of Justin Ross Harris would not be easy.

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Day 14: Justin Ross Harris Courtroom Tweets

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Day 14: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris. 

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Day 13: Justin Ross Harris Courtroom Tweets

Prosecutor Chuck Boring questioning Juror 66. (Source: WGCL) Prosecutor Chuck Boring questioning Juror 66. (Source: WGCL)
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Day 13: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris. 

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Day 12: Justin Ross Harris courtroom tweets

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Day 12: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris.

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Day 11: Justin Ross Harris jury selection may be nearing end

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Day 11: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris.

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Day 10: Justin Ross Harris Courtroom Tweets

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Day 10: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris.  

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Day 9: Justin Ross Harris Courtroom Tweets

Justin Ross Harris in court with Attorney Bryan Lumpkin (Source: WGCL) Justin Ross Harris in court with Attorney Bryan Lumpkin (Source: WGCL)
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Day 9: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris.  

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Day 8: Juror dismissed for behavior in court

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Day 8: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris. 

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Justin Ross Harris trial continues with questioning potential jurors

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The attorneys are not finding any potential juror that has not heard anything about this case. 

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Day 6: Justin Ross Harris trial, jury selection gets personal

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The Justin Ross Harris hot car death trial is now in it's second week. Authorities are sifting through potential jurors, asking them some rather personal questions.

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Day 5: Justin Ross Harris trial

Justin Ross Harris greets his attorney with a fist bump (Source: WGCL) Justin Ross Harris greets his attorney with a fist bump (Source: WGCL)
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It is Day 5 in the trial of Justin Ross Harris, the man accused of leaving his 22-month-old son Cooper in a hot car to die in June 2014. 

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5 jurors chosen for pool in Justin Ross Harris trial

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Day four of the Justin Ross Harris trial began with the questioning of more potential jurors.

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Lawyers question potential jurors in trial of father accused of killing son

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Lawyers began the tedious process of individually questioning more than 250 potential jurors Wednesday in the trial of the Cobb County father accused of intentionally leaving his son in a hot car to die. 

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Very direct questions for potential jurors in hot car death trial

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Nearly 250 people showed up for jury duty Tuesday at the Cobb County Superior Court.

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Prosecutors request jury field trips in Justin Ross Harris trial

Justin Ross Harris in court. (Source: WGCL) Justin Ross Harris in court. (Source: WGCL)
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Cobb County prosecutors have filed motions asking the judge in the Justin Ross Harris murder trial to allow jurors to leave the courthouse to view certain evidence first-hand. 

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370 jury duty summons sent as jury selection begins in Justin Ross Harris trial

Justin Ross Harris in court. (Source: WGCL) Justin Ross Harris in court. (Source: WGCL)
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The jury selection process is underway in the Justin Ross Harris trial. Harris is charged with murder in the death of his 22-month-old son. Authorities say Harris left his son in the back of a hot car all day while he was at work.

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A look at the investigation into the death of 22-month-old Cooper Harris. He died after being left in his father's hot car for hours.

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Source: Ex-wife of Justin Ross Harris subpoenaed for trial

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A source close to the Justin Ross Harris case tells CBS46 Leanna Harris, the now ex-wife of Justin Ross Harris, has been subpoenaed.

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Justin Ross Harris charged with sexual communication with minors

Justin, Leanna and Cooper Harris (Source: CNN) Justin, Leanna and Cooper Harris (Source: CNN)
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Justin Ross Harris, the man accused of leaving his 22-month-old son in a car to die, has been charged with eight new counts based on allegations he had sexual communication with three minors.

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Wife of Justin Ross Harris files for divorce

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CBS46 has confirmed Leanna Harris, the wife of the man accused of leaving his son in a hot car to die, has filed for divorce. 

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Justin Ross Harris' attorneys want character evidence omitted from trial

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The attorneys for Justin Ross Harris are trying to salvage their client's public image by having certain character evidence excluded from the trial.

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Judge to allow evidence from phone, PC in hot car death trial

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A judge will allow evidence from the phone and computer of a man accused of leaving his child to die in a hot car.

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Justin Ross Harris tries to get evidence of "sexting" thrown out

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The man accused of intentionally leaving his baby to die in a hot car is trying to get evidence tossed out before his trial.

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Justin Ross Harris' attorney believes electronic evidence improperly obtained

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Justin Ross Harris is back in court, trying to make sure some key evidence against him never makes it to court.

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Key evidence could be omitted in hot car death trial

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Key evidence could be omitted in the hot car death trial involving Justin Ross Harris.

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Watch the trial on CBS46

Justin Ross Harris is on trial in the death of his son, Cooper Harris. Harris told investigators he forgot 22-month-old Cooper was in his car when he went to work on June 18, 2014. Cooper was found dead more than seven hours later.

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Key Players

Justin Ross Harris

Justin Ross Harris is on trial in the death of his son, 22-month-old Cooper Harris. He is charged with felony murder, malice murder and child cruelty, sexual exploitation of children, and dissemination of harmful material to minors.

H. Maddox Kilgore

Maddox Kilgore is Justin's defense attorney. Kilgore has more than 19 years of experience.

Judge Mary Staley

Judge Mary Staley will be presiding over the case. Staley began practicing law in 1978.

Vic Reynolds

Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds is the lead prosecutor in the case. He was elected to the position in 2012.

Leanna Harris

Leanna Harris filed for divorce from Justin Ross in early 2016. She could be called on to testify.

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