The Vergecast Special Edition returns in the middle of a five day action packed week in court. On this week's episode, our man on the ground Brain Bishop phones in with the latest firsthand report. After Apple wrapped up its testimony on Monday, Samsung began its offensive by convincing Judge Lucy Koh to omit three international devices from the case. Despite this minor victory, the war is far from over. Samsung is continuing its case with some of its own infringement claims and a number of expert witnesses. Watch and listen below for a recap of the week's happenings, and stay tuned in to the story stream for regular updates.