Jury in NYC jail guard union case says it's deadlocked

Fox News 10 months ago

Jurors who complained of a deadlock have been sent back to work at the bribery trial of the former head of the nation's largest municipal jail guard union.

The Manhattan federal court jury said in a note Tuesday that it was stuck in its discussion of charges against 57-year-old Norman Seabrook.

Judge Andrew Carter directed the jurors to keep an open mind and continue to deliberate.

Seabrook has been on trial for the past month on charges that he accepted a $60,000 bribe in return for investing $20 million in union money with a hedge fund.

Seabrook's lawyer says he made a reasonable investment for his union and acted legally.

Seabrook led the union for over two decades.

Source link
Read also:
NY Daily News Incident 10 months ago
It was a dramatic scene as a jury handed down a guilty verdict in Diana Lovejoy's murder-for-hire case. According to KTLA, the 45-year-old fainted...
ABC News Politics 10 months ago
President Donald Trump said he has personally appealed to Chinese President Xi Jingping to help resolve the case of three UCLA men's basketball...
Fox News Politics 10 months ago
Jurors in Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption case were ordered to continue deliberations despite telling the judge Monday they were deadlocked in the...
Fox News Politics 10 months ago
Jurors in Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption case were ordered to continue deliberations despite telling the judge Monday they were deadlocked in the...
The Sun 10 months ago
NAZANIN Zaghari-Ratcliffe could be offered “diplomatic protection” by Theresa May’s Government as way of helping speed up her release from a jail in...
CBS News 10 months ago
NEWARK, N.J. -- Jurors in the bribery trial of New Jersey U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez have sent the judge a note saying they "can't reach a unanimous...
NBC News Politics 10 months ago
Jurors in the bribery trial of New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez sent the judge a note on Monday saying they "can't reach a unanimous verdict on any of...
TIME 10 months ago
(NEWARK, N.J.) — The jury in the bribery trial of Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and a wealthy donor and friend told the judge on Monday it...
Washington Post Travel 10 months ago
NEWARK — The jury weighing bribery charges against Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) told the judge Monday that the members are deadlocked on whether to...
The Hill 10 months ago
The judge in the corruption trial for Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) ordered the jury to continue working toward reaching a verdict after the jury...
One click to connect
Select a social network to associate your account