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Source: Members Of Elite Baltimore Police Task Force Are On Trial For Corruption

FENTON: One of the officer's defense attorneys has made the argument that his client did in fact steal money but that officers are empowered to seize money if they believe that there's probable cause that it's, you know, fruits of a crime.

The other officer's attorneys have generally been chipping away at the credibility of the government witnesses, saying they're either drug dealers or officers who pleaded guilty and have an incentive to lie.

KELLY: Does it undermine the case of these two officers who are fighting the charges that some of the witnesses testifying are their former officers from this unit who have pleaded guilty?
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Hi everyone! Does the bold part mean "weaken the argument of these two officers used to defend themselves"? Thanks in advance.
 
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