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♪ >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with kathie lee gifford and hoda kotb. live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. happy thirsty thursday to everybody. june 23rd. that's supposedly allegedly summer nights by john legend. is this the summer nights from greece? >> it's their on version. >> that shows you generationally -- never mind. we do have a terrific show. if you were a fan of "melrose place," everybody was back in the '90s, you know these stars very well. jack wagner and josie bissett. there might be a wedding finally in their f
you need an idea for dinner tonight? look no further. our friend curtis stone. perfect summer dish. it's light and healthy. remember, when you cooked at kathie lee's house? >> wasn't that fun? >> remember? remember? >> for my birthday. >> every woman's fantasy. curtis cooking you breakfast. >> it was beautiful. who's ready for a little "hardcore pawn"? seth and les gold are here to help you figure out -- just saying the title, i feel dirty. some of that junk in your attic is worth big bucks. >> of course, it's ambush makeover day. we will help some ladies fight the frizz. >> just in time for summer. >> so everyone was asking yesterday, we tried a remedy, li listerine dunked in cotton balls. you did it, you applied it, nothing happened. >> yes. >> you know what people did? they immediately said i have a remedy. everyoam
remedy. we will test drive some of them. somebody said -- i tried that before. it's like a cool cream. some sort of herbal thing. i tried that. tried that many times before. >> myrna likes it. they say arneca gel is the best. >> burt's bees has something called hand salve. she says salve. it's spelled salve. please go on our facebook, let us know which you like best. >> or if you even know what it is. do you even know what it is. or do you care. >> burt's bees salve. okay. let's put that on. we will just apply everything to it. that looks leike it's working. if it gets better we won't know which one works. >>
boiled egg, peel it, make it warm. is it warm? >> yes. >> then slowly roll it over the bruise. slowly. slowly. slowly. >> i don't even care if it works now. it's surprisingly satisfying. >> let me tell you something else. a friend of mine said, she has the total remedy right here. she says it's called, here's a picture of it, called bruise relief. my friend meg said this is what works. she said doctors use it, she does a lot of medical reporting, doctors use it after they give an injection so it doesn't bruise. they use bruise relief. it was created in louisiana. they smudge it on and then poof, it goes. >> see, i take a little teeny baby aspirin every day so that makes you -- you know what i'm going to do because of that? >> no! don't smash it! >> i'm smashing it. >> don't smash it! what are you
>> i'm having a really good time. don't knock it if you haven't tried it. >> how does it feel? squishy? >> really good. >> that is a soft-boiled egg. oh, my god, it's soft-boiled. >> i'll clean it up. >> i think -- oh. >> i'll just leave it there for awhile. okay. james cordyn, we love him, has done something different. we have been watching him do carpool karaoke. he's very inventive. anyway, he's letting us know there's a song for every stage of an affair. last night on his show, anna kendrick and he took the viewers through the history of a relationship in one big medley. let's take a look. ♪ lady in red is dancing with me ♪ ♪ make love to you like you want me to
baby all through the night ♪ ♪ i think i love you so what am i so afraid of i'm afraid that i'm not sure of a love there is no cure for ♪ ♪ i think i want to marry you never mind i'll find someone like you i wish nothing but the best for you too sometimes in life in love sometimes it hurts instead ♪ ♪ i will always love you i wil
>> is he hitting the high notes? was that james? >> that was james. that was awesome. fun, inventive. >> all right. we have been trying to get this to you for the last year and a half. if you go to the beach this weekend or if you went last weekend and explain what gets on your nerves when it comes to other beach goers. expedia.com has their list. imagine you lay out your chair, your umbrella, and you think you'll have the loveliest time. >> these are the people you do not want to be on the beach with. first of all, the exhibitionist. the ones that strut up and down the beach slowly to show off their body. they are the ones that like their bodies so much. second, the paparazzi. what do they do? >> i don't know. i don't know what that one was. >> don't take pictures of people you don't know. >> the loudmouth. the one who's talking so loudly you can't even focus on being calm and relaxed and the waves crashing. >> this says on the phone but it could be to the person next to
stop it. don't go crazy with the pda. there are families around. >> this one, i don't mind. the deejay. someone who plays music on the beach. i kind of like to hear other people's music. >> the slob. don't leave your trash behind. >> have you ever been sitting on a beach, in a beautiful spot, there's lots of room, it's all over and somebody comes up with their blanket and plops it literally a foot from you, or right in front of you? >> yes. blocks your view of the water. the encroacher, they're called. >> sometimes i spread out a little more than i need to. >> what's the one, the encroacher? >> that bothers me the most. >> what about the people that take their towels and shake them and what about the parents that let their children run amok? >> we don't like them. >> i was looking -- >> he now has children. >> are you ready for an ihoda? this is a good one. this is a good one. sometimes you meet a boy w
you're young and sometimes you meet the man later. this is called "i got the boy" by janna kraemer. take a listen. ♪ i got the first kiss she'll be the last she's got the future and i've got the past ♪ ♪ i got the class ring she got the diamond wedding band i got the boy and she got the man ♪ >> wait. there's more. here we go. ♪ i got the first kiss and she'll get the last she's got something the other will never have ♪ ♪ i
she got the cool and steady hand ♪ ♪ i got the boy she got the man ♪ >> it's a question of timing. >> that's so true. yeah. >> most of mine passed away. boyfriends everybody. okay. you get to that age in life, you really do. i'm sorry. i don't mean to be -- you got to hold these things loosely, hoda. okay. apple and sirius. what is this? >> find my ihoda on apple. >> why would you want to? >> you could. >> listen to us on sirius xm channel 108 and find hoda there have monday and wednesday at 2:00. >> as we go, we have good news for our friend katherine heigl. >> congratulations to katherine and josh kelley. they are expecting their second baby -- third child. third child. a boy, in january. >> "people" magazine was confirming that. we love when
us. congratulations to you. your ever-growing family. >> she still has the best pasta recipe we have ever had. except for curtis. >> all right. they are bold and beautiful. >> look how cute they are. >> wow. josie, we are saying your name right because between you -- huh? because you know what? bissett, jacqueline bissett. it's bissett. >> jack wagner and josie bissett. we will smooth out the frizz for two lucky ladies. ambush makeovers after this.
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oh, my gosh, it's happening. we're having a ball. it's a reunion 17 years in the making between two great tvs stars. jack wagner and josie bissett. they lived in one of the hottest neighborhoods of the '90s, "melrose place." josie played jane mancini and jack played dr. peter burns. >> he was conflicted. now they're together again starring in "the wedding march" about getting a second chance at love. >> let's just go with a sectional. we can change up the pillows. a pop of pink would be great. >> you okay? >> i'm so sorry. >> no, my fault.
>> you look -- >> older? >> beautiful. >> aww. >> i still love that scene and i have seen it over and over. >> you guys are marinating well. >> all right. fermenting. whatever you prefer. >> we have so much fun together. >> what is it like working together again? how does that feel? >> it was just fun and easy and familiar. we just trusted each other. >> yeah. and we laughed so much off camera that by the time we actually got to do the scenes, it was all just happening. the emotions that came up were -- it was wonderful. she has such great comedic timing you never saw on "melrose place" because it was drama. in this she's so fresh and lovely. >> you had to fall in love with her. >> yeah. >> my mother, every
of them, she lives for them. >> how did this reunion come to be? >> bill abbott. yaenchlg >> yeah, you got it. >> you were a pop star. >> i was a pop star in the '80s. we were college sweethearts. she wrote with me. that's how we established the movie and boom, we cut 25 years later, i went away to get a record deal. she's a realtor marrying her realtor partner. she thinks. >> the key is we are each other's one first love. >> she had him first. first love. >> first love. yeah. >> that scene you saw, all those feelings come up. it's about how we deal with that. >> do you have somebody in your life you pulled on for emotions in this? was there someone in your life you feel like got away? no? >> no. but the way we
seeing each other the first day, 17 years, we're all new people. >> you haven't seen each other that much. >> no. zero. >> not once in 17 years? >> i have to tell you, the promo, you guys did a promo last week and you said coming on, you mentioned our names, she sent it to me four times. she's such a fan of the show. like crazy. >> i have it on every morning. i do my thing and i heard you say our name. >> you did some singing on this. did it freak you out a little bit? what was that like? >> first of all, first problem is i told them i could sing when i read the script, i was like i can sing. i can't sing like you but i felt like i can get through this. i can carry a tune. >> i can't sing like him either. >> and then i realized like i can't really sing so i went to my guitar teacher and she sang it and she was like phenomenal. that's what singing is. that's how it s
>> i told jack -- >> she said i can't sing. she got up there and went i can't sing. my daughter says i can't sing. so the first day of shooting we had to do a live thing and she goes okay, feel my back. she's sweating. i'm toweling her off. she was great. >> what happened at the end? you pulled it out. >> i got through it. >> she was amazing. awesome. >> you are going to be able to play -- i have faith in you. >> you are going to be doing solos from guns n roses. >> congratulations. you can watch "the wedding march" this saturday on malmark channel. >> it is the video that has more than two million views and is one of the hottest trends in beauty. >> bobbie has her finger on the latest looks in nails. don't bring that mess around here, evan! whoo! don't do it. don't you dare.
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in summer heat is a heavy meal. we called in our friend curtis stone. >> his new restaurant gwen is opening soon in los angeles along with the maude he's already got. today he's cooking up a dish that's light and fresh. >> what we are going to do is pickle some chilies. chili's are summer fruit, they're beautiful. they're so easy to make. you smell the vinegar. we have lots of champagne vinegar in there, a little honey. we sweeten it up. then you throw in -- this means you can cook so easily. once you made this pickle. pepper corns, clove, bay leaf, chili pepper. >> sounds like a strange combination. >> boil for five minutes, then stick it if on one of these lit guys. get your pan way too hot. it starts smoking. you don't actually get it this hot. i did it by accident. >> what's that, garlic? >> that's a little garlic. this is
sliced up. >> are those hot? are they hot, hot? >> they are not -- >> they have a bite. >> depends on what you grow. >> now we're cooking. >> 30 seconds or so, then you throw in a little white wine. bring it to a pasty sauce. what we are going to put into it -- >> vinegar. >> zucchini. >> look how little those guys are. >> come over here, kath. come on the other side. >> i'm killing kathie lee. >> put it on to the grill. you want to grill them up. what you can do is just sort of go ahead and slice these guys like that, okay, and toss those with a little bit of fresh tomato so we have heirloom tomatoes, then the
>> i have never even seen a blossom before. >> toss those in. >> you're killing me. >> you're making me look bad. behave yourself. stir it up. i have some pretending to cook. this is fresh pasta. >> what kind did you use? >> we made it, it's so easy to make. >> look at that. you stick it right in there with the sauce. >> then you get all that beautiful -- >> that looks yummy. >> doesn't that look good? >> yes. >> you can come see me at gwen. make your reservations at gw gwenla.com. >> maude is named after your mom. >> my granny. >> okay. is your mother upset about
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it's thirsty thursday and two lovely ladies rolled out of bed early for ambush makeovers. they were hoping for some help with their out of control frizzy hair. like someone we know. >> you know what? i'm so tired -- >> i had nothing to do with it. >> that picture needs to be retired. >> no, that picture needs to go to the smithsonian museum. now we're ready to reveal the gorgeous new looks courtesy of our dynamic duo of "today" contributors. from the licari cutler salon, louis licari and author, fashionista and guinness world record holder, in case you have forgotten. how are
>> oh, great. it was humid, it's a perfect summer day. what a perfect subject more than how to fight the frizzies. >> darcy was battling them this morning. she and her husband just celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. her idea of dressing up was putting her hair into a high pony. let's take a listen to her story. >> we were laughing off camera because it's humid hair day makeover. we all have those days. you say i need help. >> yeah, i do need help. especially on a day like this. under these lights, i'm getting sweaty and my hair grows and grows and grows. >> you told me you put a lot of product in. >> don't leave home without your hair tie. >> what do you think about all this? >> it's very cool. i'm excited to have my mom get a new hair style and try a new thing. >> oh, yeah. >> she's here with her daughter clare and clare's ente
troop. please keep your blindfolds on for just one second. here's darcy before she was ambushed. let's see the new darcy griffin. oh, my gosh! >> you ready? take off your blindfolds. >> oh, my gosh! >> wow! >> okay, get ready. turn around. you're going to die. >> oh, my god! >> you look amazing. you look like courtney cox. >> we want to see you on camera 12 so we can all take a look-see. louis, what? >> first of all, there was a black rim around the hairline when you make your hair too dark. the other was this slight reddish color. what i immediately did was make it more even, added that highlight of red and
gave her this great haircut. >> i love that dress. that fits her like a glove. >> this is white house black market. i love it. you see the overlay? >> i love that. clare, clare, what do we think? >> it's very beautiful. i love it. >> how does the dance troupe like it? big round of applause. excellent! wow. all right. i have got number two. laura tormey is 56 from williamsburg, virginia. daily routine is putting her hair into a ponytail and throwing on shorts and sneakers. she was thrilled for the opportunity to get a glam new look. let's hear her story. >> so are you guys excited for mom or you don't really 100% know what's happening here? >> i know what's happening and i'm very excited for her. >> what do you think? >> i think that it's a fantastic opportunity and i'm very excited. >> what do you think, mom? >>an
picked. it pays to look bad, i guess. >> you don't look bad. we're going to make you look more beautiful. >> that's awesome. i couldn't be more excited. this is awesome. thank you so much. >> wonderful family. she's here with her husband barney' and her kids tristan and tyler. let's bring out the new ambushed laura tormey. wow! >> you guys ready? take them off. >> wow! >> unbelievable. >> so pretty. you want to look, laura? turn around, sweetie. >> oh, my gosh. >> oh, my gosh! oh, my gosh! >> you likey. >> i really looked bad. >> no, you did not. you just look so good. look at camera 12 for us. >> obviously, i
down. people always think blonder is better. sometimes a little bit darker works. obviously, she is so much more beautiful. vanessa haircut, bangs on the side. product is essential, creams and you know, waxes. >> do you just need a really gray blow dry? they all have good hair. they just need to pull it right. >> vanessa is the queen of blow dries. enid did the makeup. again, the trick is soft, natural. don't pile it on, don't look like a woman that sells makeup. >> that's true. and the dress, the outfit? >> white house black market. >> okay. they're having a good day. thank you, everybody. wait, come here, darcy. step in here. big round of applause for both our ladies.
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la corte suprema podría no haber that leaves the lower court ruling in place. that means a lower court order blocking the administration from carrying out this plan remains in place. as a practical matter it means the obama administration cannot begin to bring this program into force for the remaining days of the obama administration. now there is still a lawsuit. it's still down in texas. what this means is it will continue to work its way through the lower courts. and at some point, this case may come back to the supreme court. but the real future of president obama's proposal on immigration, which is to allow adults to remain here if they have children in the u.s. who are citizens or lawful permanent residents, the real future will be up to the next president.
she would uphold the president's policy. she would embrace it and take it further. donald trump has said he's completely opposed to it. but it's dead for the remainder of the obama administration. >> just to make sure people understand, the state of texas has argued that not only did the president not have the legal authority to impose these new rules, but that it would impose an unfair cost on the state of texas. >> yeah, surprisingly, the argument that texas and 25 other states made in getting to the supreme court is that it would cost the state more to issue driver's licenses for all the people who would be eligible to stay here and get driver's licenses. now importantly, the obama administration had argued that the court should throw this case out. the obama administration said the states have no business on the issue of immigration that that's exclusively the province of the federal government and that as the lawyers say, they had no legal standing to bring this case.
couldn't resolve that. it couldn't resolve the key question of whether the president has the executive authority to do this or whether -- if this was such a change that it require an act of congress. so this is the supreme court saying we can't decide this case. eight justices split 4-4. a one line -- one line decision basically leaves everything as it is. >> and, pete, we should remind everyone, the reason we have eight justices, not nine is because of the passing of justice antonin scalia, a replacement that has not been filled yet. did the tie opinion there give you the breakdown. did this break down along the ideological lines on the court. this is it. this is all it says. it just says they are split 4-4. i can assure you that that means that justice kennedy joined the court's three other conservatives. justices thomas alito and roberts. andy to that is the reason for the tie. that's a guess.
but i think it's a pretty safe guess given they were 4-4. i'll tell you that we know from talking to people who are close to the justices, let me put it that way, that they were trying everything they could think of to try to avoid this outcome. they are really trying not to have tie votes. this is the second tie vote of this term. the first one involved question of union dues that a decision that could have potentially weakened public sector unions. they tried hard to avoid it but obviously couldn't get there. >> pete williams with a very quick read on a decision from the justices. pete, thanks for breaking it down for us. why appreciate it. >> for once it's a quick one. we've got more on msnbc and nbc news.com. we'll return most of you to >> you can get this on amazon for a couple dollars. it's gold tape that's really thin. >> is that what you
it's really easy. put that on, cover it with a clear topcoat. speaking of one of the easiest manicures that looks so chic on these instagram photos is what's called negative space. you will see this is done and there's' just extra lines and you say how does somebody paint that? you just take scotch tape. talking about what you have at home. you simply just peel off after you have painted over it and you have a perfect line. then you just paint right over that with a clear topcoat. voila. on my nails, you'll see i have cellophane so extra gift wrapping paper. these were done by natalia. she uses pieces of cellophane and other interesting articles to layer it over. >> that's really cool. >> it's the perfect season. dip your toe into it. >> thank you so much. >> the stars of "hardcore pawn." after this.
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still facing an involuntary manslaughter charge, as well as a gross intelligence and criminal intelligence charge, two separate charges and a reckless endangerment charge. so those decisions have yet to be announced. we're waiting to see if there is, in fact, a guilty verdict on any of these cases. we're looking at live pictures of people who have gathered around the courthouse. many are citizens of baltimore waiting for a decision to come down. we were told some folksre
weren't happy with one of the decisions that came down in this case and there were others who were asking for the people of baltimore to keep the peace. since the major7e34 rioting las year after the death of freddie gray, on the day of his funeral, as a matter of fact, when we saw so many of the riots that happened in the days that followed, there had been other protests in downtown baltimore outside the courthouse, outside the police department, and they have not been protests that got violent. so at this point we know that the police department has said that they are prepared should that happen. they don't expect that to be the case but they're prepared should there turn out to be violent protests outside the courthouse. the city has said they've asked people not to do that. there have been members of the clergy in baltimore who for months have been trying to work with different parts of this community to come to terms with what happened obviously but to be prepared for the legal process to work and
be -- i'm actually just hearing we've gotten decisions on the rest of this. our affiliate on the baltimore saying officer cesar goodson has been found not guilty in all of the counts against him in the case of freddie gray. judge williams has decided this officer is not guilty on all seven of the charges he was facing in the death of freddie gray. we're watching this picture to see what sort of reaction may come out of this courthouse. we don't know if any of the defense team will speak after this decision has been rendered. we expect the prosecution team will not speak because obviously there are still three other officers plus the officer in the mistrial, who will be tried again between now and october of this year, so we don't expect to hear from the state's attorney's office, but there's a possibility we may hear from others at the conclusion of the jue
today. again, as i said, news 4's chris gordon is in the courtroom listening to this decision and listening to the judge's explanation of his finding in this matter and we expect to be able to hear from chris at some point this morning about this decision. again, live pictures coming from our affiliate, wbal in baltimore after the third trial of a baltimore police officer, freddie gray was arrested by baltimore police officers in the penn-north neighborhood of baltimore last year. there were days of protest that followed that arrest in the death of freddie gray. we saw in the last week of april of last year had this all bubbled over, the day of freddie gray's funeral when we saw so many people pour into the streets and we saw rioting, looting, we saw fires, vehicles
burning in west baltimore as people were reacting to what happened to freddie gray and to what they felt was injustice by no one having been charged, no police officers having been charged up to that point and here we are now, six officers charged in this case, some of the officers who made the initial arrest, bicycle police officers in baltimore and obviously today, the officer, you see him there in the brownish color shirt, caesar goodson, he was driving the police van when freddie gray was injured in the back of that van. you see him being handled by some of the officers, being placed into the back of the van here in this video. what we know is that after that point, after that point in the video, freddie gray was taken to a hospital eventually and after a few days died of the injuries he sustained after having been in the back of that van where he was not seat belted in. judge barry williams, we're getting some information to read to you. judge barry williams announcing s
officer goodson, one of six officers charged in the death of freddie gray. second degree depraved murder, not guilty, manslaughter, not guilty, two vehicular manslaughter charges, not guilty, same for reckless endangerment and for misconduct in office. we're watching as more and more people are coming out of the courthouse. we know that the baltimore police department had cancelled all leave for police officers in the city of baltimore today, anticipating this decision coming from the judge, hoping that there won't be any incidents, any reason to deploy officers across the city. the mayor of baltimore having said as well that the national guard has been placed on standby should there be a need to call in extra reinforcements if there's some conflict that arises from this decision making. as we can see from the picture here outside the courthouse, more and more people coming out of the building. at this point, though, there
can see from this live picture that's pretty much focused on the main door here at the courthouse. we can see to the bottom of your screen a banner that someone was holding. we're told by chris gordon and other reporters on the ground there, a few people, residents, have gathered outside the courthouse to await this decision as well and had been ready to protest at the very least should a decision come down that they were not satisfied with. there's been an outcry that the people of baltimore want someone to be held accountable for the death of freddie gray. there hasn't been any -- no one's contested the reality here that he was in the back of a police van and that he was not seat belted in in the back of that van, and that's part of the logic that prosecutors have argued in the charges they've placed against the six police officers in baltimore. but again, the
against officer goodson, he's not guilty of any of those charges. this judge rendered a decision in the child of edward nero, another police officer who heard to have his case heard by a judge and not by a jury. the judge found him also not guilty of the four misdemeanor charges that he was facing. now we learn today that he has found this officer again not guilty of the seven charges, caesar goodson not guilty of the seven charges he was facing. there's going to be some question obviously about whether this officer behaved in a reasonable manner. that is an argument that the defense team was making on behalf of goodson that, everything he did that day back in april of 2015 was reasonable and a police officer could be expected to act the way he did to act reasonably in a similar
team made and at this point it seems as though the judge in this case felt as though they, the defense team, made a stronger case. the prosecutor, the state's attorney as office there in the city of baltimore did not make a sufficient enough in this case to find saw goodson guilty of any of the charges against him. the 46-year-old was the driver of van in which freddie gray was placed where he sustained several neck injuries and eventually died as a result of the injuries. these are pictures live from the courthouse. we're looking to see where officer goodson might embasxit the courthouse. we saw more deputies pour out on to the steps there in a security posture, if you will. at this point we don't know whether goodson will exit through the main entrance as the
camera is focused on a side entrance, we don't know whether he'll exit from a side entrance to avoid any kind of altercation happen as he's leaving the building. chris gorton will be coming out to offer more detail as to what this judge had to say after offering his verdict after two and a half days. chris, bring us up to speed on what you learned in court today. >> well, the judge gave a very long, thoughtful opinion which he read from the bench, first reciting the facts as he found them and then applying them to the seven charges again officer good win, the most second be second degree deprave heart murder, which means the officer's actions or lack of
of gray's life and that despite knowing the risk officer goodson acted with extreme disregard with life-endangering consequences. he found the defendant, the patrol wagon driver, officer goodson not guilty. because he said three things -- the defense failed to prove that goodson in the van gave freddie gray a rough ride. he said that there was no evidence that officer goodson intended to hurt or harm freddie gray in any way. he said that they were not acquaintances, they didn't know each other, and the state failed to prove that there was a rough ride. the state had shown at one point a video of the patrol wagon going through a stop sign and making a wide right turn, but the judge said the video picks
he could not conclude that the van driver ran the stop sign or in any way was trying to hurt freddie gray. so when you apply those facts to the rest of the charges, he found the van driver not guilty of all of the charges. now the state alleged that the van driver, officer goodson, had the ultimate responsibility for the safety of freddie gray inside the police patrol wagon. the judge acknowledged that. but he said what's important is what officer goodson knew about freddie gray's condition and what he knew about his request to seek medical assistance, to go to the hospital, and his failure to seat belt freddie gray. as far as seat belting freddie gray, he said the general order require him to do so,
baltimore police department general orders not to seat belt if they feel that their safety would be endangered by doing so. and that witnesses seemed to indicate that goodson had that belief and, therefore, was not unreasonable in failing to seatbelt freddie gray. judge williams also concluded that there was no way for officer goodson to know exactly when and how freddie gray was injured and that he, therefore, needed medical help. that's because according to the judge, the experts disagreed over how freddie gray was hurt. the wagon made six stops and by the sixth stop, freddie gray