Thursday, November 16, 2017

Menendez jurors tell judge they're deadlocked

By Yahoo, Nov. 16, 2017

The jury at Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez's federal bribery trial said it remained deadlocked Thursday after more than six full days of deliberations, and the judge weighed a defense request for a mistrial.

U.S. District Judge Williams Walls and attorneys from both sides began interviewing jurors in the judge's chambers, with the senator's fate hanging in the balance.

It was the second time in four days that the jury said it was unable to reach a unanimous verdict in the case against Menendez and his co-defendant, wealthy Florida eye doctor Salomon Melgen.
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