Jury

NEW YORK  | Jury to be selected in retrial of ex-jail guard union boss

NEW YORK  — The bribery retrial of New York City’s longtime ex-jail guard union boss is set to begin Wednesday with jury selection. A jury deadlocked last year in the first trial of Norman Seabrook. If a jury is selected fast enough, opening statements could begin soon afterward. The 58-year-old was arrested in 2016 on … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Jury to be selected in retrial of ex-jail guard union boss

Maryland News: Baltimore, Three Drug Dealers Plead Guilty To Participating In A Drug Conspiracy Right Before Jury Selection

Baltimore, Maryland – Deandre Smith, age 28, Karron Wheeler, age 35, and Brandon Kellum, age 25, all of Baltimore, pleaded guilty on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, to a drug conspiracy involving the distribution of heroin and fentanyl, just before jury selection for their trial. The guilty pleas were announced by United States Attorney for the … Continue reading Maryland News: Baltimore, Three Drug Dealers Plead Guilty To Participating In A Drug Conspiracy Right Before Jury Selection

BOSTON | I scream, you scream: Jury to settle bitter dessert dispute

BOSTON — A bitter battle over an ice cream sandwich is heating up in Boston’s federal courthouse. Frozen dessert maker 600 lb Gorillas Inc. was started by a Massachusetts husband and wife. They claim another company that supplied the filling for their ice cream sandwiches watered down the recipe behind their backs, sending sales tumbling. … Continue reading BOSTON | I scream, you scream: Jury to settle bitter dessert dispute

Taxas News: HOUSTON, Lisa Yvette Coffman, Jury Convicts Former Postal Worker in Fraudulent Scheme

HOUSTON,Texas – A federal jury has convicted a 47-year-old Humble woman of making false statements and theft of public money, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan Patrick.  They deliberated for approximately an hour following less than three days of trial convicting Lisa Yvette Coffman. Coffman was a 29-year federal postal employee. She sustained a job-related injury in … Continue reading Taxas News: HOUSTON, Lisa Yvette Coffman, Jury Convicts Former Postal Worker in Fraudulent Scheme

Jury deciding fate of ‘cocaine cowboys’ pilot in fraud case

MIAMI/January 17, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A jury has begun to deliberate in an auto fraud case against a pilot who once flew loads of drugs for Colombian cartels during Miami’s “cocaine cowboys” era. Jurors began discussing the fate Wednesday morning of 72-year-old Mickey Munday, who has become well known through his past in interviews, social media posts … Continue reading Jury deciding fate of ‘cocaine cowboys’ pilot in fraud case

Talcum Powder Lawsuit News: Jury Hears Opening Statements in Missouri’s Sixth Ovarian Cancer Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

NEW YORK/June 12, 2017 (STL.News) Missouri’s sixth trial involving Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products and their alleged association with ovarian cancer is now underway in the 22nd Circuit Court in St. Louis.  During opening statements last Friday, attorneys for three women who died of the disease asserted that the healthcare products giant continued to … Continue reading Talcum Powder Lawsuit News: Jury Hears Opening Statements in Missouri’s Sixth Ovarian Cancer Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

3 white men, 2 white woman picked for Bill Cosby jury so far

PITTSBURGH (AP)(STL.News) — The panel that will decide Bill Cosby’s fate in his sex assault trial began to take shape Monday with the selection of five jurors, three white men and two white women. The search for 12 jurors and six alternates got off to a brisk start. Experts believe lawyers on both sides will … Continue reading 3 white men, 2 white woman picked for Bill Cosby jury so far