Deputy District Attorney David Barkhurst was the first lawyer to deliver his closing argument to jurors after eight weeks of testimony.
initial emphasis was on addiction, a central dispute between the prosecution and defense.
suggested Smith's complaints of pain were an excuse to get drugs.
"The issue in this case is whether the doctors were acting in good faith," Barkhurst
"They were no longer treating her
They were feeding her
conceded Kapoor once treated Smith for painful cracked ribs.
"Life happens," Barkhurst
"People give birth by C-section every day.
People suffer losses."
also said Eroshevich and Kapoor "ignored all boundaries" of professional behavior by having social relationships with Smith.