EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A lawyer for a former Southern Illinois University student who's accused of penning a note threatening a Virginia Tech-like attack told jurors the writing was merely innocent lyrics by an aspiring rapper.Attorney Justin Kuehn made that pitch during opening statements Wednesday in the Madison County case involving 26-year-old Olutosin Oduwole (oh-loo-TOH'-sihn oh-DOO'-wawl-ee).Prosecutor Jim Buckley contends that what Kuehn called merely a piece of scratch paper was found when Oduwole was attending SIU in Edwardsville and was allegedly awaiting four semiautomatic weapons he'd ordered.Oduwole is charged with a felony count of attempting to make a terrorist threat and a weapons count linked to a loaded handgun officers found in his on-campus apartment.He's pleaded not guilty and is free on bond.

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