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Schenecker Trial: Prosecutor James Pruner

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James Jay Pruner is the lead prosecutor for the case against Julie Schenecker. James Jay Pruner is the lead prosecutor for the case against Julie Schenecker.

James Jay Pruner is the lead prosecutor for the case against Julie Schenecker.

Pruner is a 1984 graduate from Tulane University Law School in New Orleans.

He is a familiar face on Tampa television because he has represented the state in a lot of high-profile murder trials, including convicted lottery murder suspect DeeDee Moore and Dontae Morris.

Morris was convicted of killing Tampa Police Officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis during a traffic stop in the early morning hours of June 29, 2010.

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