Will the defendant please rise. Court is now in session.
In the case against John Edward “Jed” York, the defendant is charged with sullying the reputation of the 49ers, meddling with football affairs, alienating high-quality employees, repelling qualified executives and having a face you just want to smack with a cherry pie.
The defendant has taken a lot of heat during this trial, as he should. But it is the opinion of the court that, despite his face, his heart is in the right place.
In fairness to Mr. York, the court wishes to present five pieces of evidence which show him in a positive light.
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