Lawyers want child sex abuse evidence against Burbine tossed
John Burbine is accused of abusing dozens of children, including infants, at wife's unlicensed daycare
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It notorious Massachusetts couple in a disturbing child sex abuse case we're back in court today. Lawyers for John -- and -- -- trying to get some evidence tossed out a great -- in his -- -- -- -- superior court in blue grass. And LaToya prosecutors in the course of trying to get that evidence of -- efforts to get that evidence thrown out. Put some prosecution witnesses on the stand so we've got some pretrial testimony. And it was disturbing. And we learned what some of that evidence is and that was also disturbing but we also learned that there is an enormous amount of he faces a hundred count indictment accused of abusing several children even inches and his wife's unlicensed daycare. -- when his wife was hired to look after those children. And Middlesex County investigators say John Irvine photographed and filmed as victims during that ideas. But John -- lines attorneys say those investigators -- that child pornography evidence improperly. And without probable cause to search provides home for it. Because he had such a history of of sex abuse that they should have gone warrant or probable cause -- the prior residents went right to his computer so you -- know it. So you know say it's one or the other either you know what you did. Testimony by a digital evidence investigators Friday dramatize the volume of photo porn evidence found in Burbank home. If one was to print out. Those styles. How high that pilots. Paperwork would be. Yes they're different calculators to. An approximate that needs they believe -- -- to -- approximation of approximately 32 miles. Was there also adult pornography this computer yeah. In contention he would be that without that evidence they really don't have a case. That's right testimony by state police investigator revealed the state of the Burt -- Wakefield home at the time they executed a search. Warrant the living room itself was it was very flattered. It was like a quarter house. It was basically a twelve -- halfway and you entered into the house to maneuver through the living room. The only -- available for sitting. That didn't have that material and stuff on it was the one impact on our mind -- But that children were cared for away for that all let an illegal daycare and the whole however is where investigators -- laptops and computer hard drives. Marion Irvine is accused of reckless endangerment of children and also known for running an illegal daycare center. Both she and her husband a suitable one trial probably in December. In the meantime a judge is expected to rule one way or the other on those emotions that defenses tried to get suppressed -- to the allegations. In this case just terrific break -- We appreciate that update.