Friday, August 23, 2013
Ind. Courts - Juror research in South Bend trial ...
Tweet from South Bend Tribune reporter yesterday:
Madeline Buckley @Mabuckley88 23h
Jury convicts man in double murder and will now hear state's case for life in prison.
ILB: Here is yesterday's story. Today the jury is considering the punishment phase of the trial.
Tweets this afternoon:
Madeline Buckley @Mabuckley88 55m
Judge conferring w lawyers because the bailiff found Internet printouts abt the meaning of reasonable doubt in the jury room.
Madeline Buckley @Mabuckley88 24m
The judge will question each individual juror to determine if he or she was tainted by the printouts.
Madeline Buckley @Mabuckley88 9m
The judge has excused the juror that brought in the Internet research. Happened to be the one man on the jury. An alternate will step in.
Posted by Marcia Oddi on August 23, 2013 02:21 PM
Posted to Indiana Courts