Both sides say they think the lawyering done in John Myers' second trial was better than the first one, and the judge says he has an idea how he'll rule.
The 11-year old defendant is the youngest person tried for murder in almost nine decades.
The teenager sentenced for shooting a schoolmate at Martinsville West Middle School now faces more charges for his conduct while in prison.
Phelps will spend 5 of those years on probation, and has been ordered to never have contact with his victim again.
All Martinsville schools were on lock-down Friday following an early morning shooting at the city’s West Middle School.