"This is a gentle, meek, timid man. I never saw any indication that he was making any gesture."
-- Bruce Udolf
, attorney for Manuel Burga
, the former president of Peru's
soccer federation and one of three defendants in the FIFA corruption trial in Brooklyn, whom prosecutors accused of making a "slicing motion across his throat" while looking at star witness
. U.S. District Judge Pamela Chen
ordered Burga should to be put under house arrest though rejected prosecutors' argument he be banned from the courtroom for the rest of
the trial. (Reuters