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Eye On America (Los Angeles Juries) #359075

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 23, 1994
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Oakland: John Blackstone) The stated tendency of Los Angeles juries not to return guilty verdicts examined in light of jury selection in the O.J. Simpson murder trial. [Judge Lenard LOUIE - notes that it takes only one juror to cause a mistrial.] [Jury expert Ellen LEGGETT, defense attorney Deborah LEVY - comment with regard to potential of Simpson trial jurors.] [Oakland deputy district attorney Terese DRABEC - notes an increase in hung juries.] The trial resulting in a hung jury in the case of accused murderer Tracy Lee recalled; scenes from the motion picture "Twelve Angry Men" shown. [Lee trial jurors Deneen ALLEN, Larry DOBBS, Heath CUNNINGHAM - describe their frustrations about the mistrial.] [California attorney general Dan LUNGREN - comments with regard to change he perceives in jurors.]

Blackstone, John;
Chung, Connie

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