“Obviously I was aware that the media was giving me a bad time about my appearance,” Clark told Vulture.“They slammed my hair, my makeup, and I didn’t care. Because what I cared about was that jury. And so what was hugely upsetting to me was the sexist treatment I got from the judge.” She claimed that Ito treated her like a “second-class citizen.” It made her worry about how she looked to the jurors. She wanted them to take her, and the points she was making in the murder case, seriously.