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She Told Them I'm The Devil

You see a lot of the same things, doing trials over and over again: the same jury instructions; the same oath; the same admonitions.  Sitting in jury selection, the defense attorney will invariably explain the burden of proof and point at me.   280 more words


Race, gender, fame all issues as Cosby jury selection starts

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thirteen years after a Temple University basketball team manager went to famous alumnus Bill Cosby’s nearby home for career advice, her complaint that Cosby drugged and molested her that night will soon be a task for a Pennsylvania jury. 554 more words


Cosby Trial: 3 White Men, 2 White Women Selected For Jury So Far

PITTSBURGH, PA (CBS) — Testimony in Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial is scheduled to begin in two weeks in Montgomery County, but jury selection began Monday in Pittsburgh. 835 more words


William Sandeson 'confident' as murder trial begins in Halifax: defence

The lawyer for accused murderer William Sandeson said his client is “doing very well” and “confident” on the opening day of his eight week trial. 535 more words


Judge, jury and...say what again?

Recently called for a month of jury duty, I showed up at the various appointed times, and actually made the next-to-final cut for two different cases, but never got the nod to actually sit on a trial jury. 868 more words

Frein Trial Costs Begin to Mount

WEST CHESTER — Even before testimony starts in the trial of Eric Frein, the man accused of ambushing Pennsylvania state troopers, the cost to taxpayers continues to mount including this week during jury selection in the Philly suburbs. 367 more words


Jury Selection in Eric Frein Case Begins in Chester County

WEST CHESTER, PA — Jury selection began Thursday in the trial of accused killer Eric Frein.

Frein is accused of ambushing state troopers at the Blooming Grove barracks in Pike County in 2014. 543 more words