GUILTY MN - George Floyd, 46, died in custody, Minneapolis, 25 May 2020 #19 - Chauvin Jury Deliberations #2

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  1. branmuffin

    branmuffin Well-Known Member

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    Thank you. That makes sense.
     
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  2. JerseyGirl

    JerseyGirl Forum Coordinator Staff Member Forum Coordinators

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    no live feed in the courtroom yet. Maybe in 5 minutes:

     
  3. Rhozwen

    Rhozwen Well-Known Member

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    It's been a pleasure watching and discussing the trial with you all. I am on pins and needles here. :confused:o_O
     
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  4. Shaddow

    Shaddow Be the change that you wish to see in the world

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    Yes... 4 hours...after nine months of testimony
     
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  5. missy1974

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    not sequestering... another motion, still not sequestering... another motion, still didn't sequester....
    That is just one reason. There are more.

    JMO
     
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  6. turaj

    turaj Well-Known Member

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    Downtown workers have all been told to go home...schools hopefully get students home . this is one day earlier than they thought. Got to be guilty on all three.
     
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    I recall that... but uggh, that is crazy, isn't it?
     
  8. Dogface

    Dogface Well-Known Member

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    That’s what google told me! I was in elementary school and on a field trip and we were at the varsity in Atlanta and I just remember the eruption of celebration that happened there. I really didn’t understand much of the dynamics of the case at the time, but looking back as an adult, it’s very interesting.
     
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  10. MeadowMuffin

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    They also wanted a change of venue, so that could be grounds.
     
  11. missy1974

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    What time do schools get out there turaj?
     
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  12. Tippy Lynn

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    The kids getting home safely was my first thought.
     
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  13. Shaddow

    Shaddow Be the change that you wish to see in the world

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    Yes it was...I was in shock...
     
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  14. MeadowMuffin

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    Most schools had distance learning this week because of the verdict watch and fear of riots.
     
  15. Inthedetails

    Inthedetails Well-Known Member

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    From the rather fast verdict, seems like the jury didn't squabble but worked well together. JMO
     
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  16. margarita25

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    Well I was way off with my prediction of 7 days in jury deliberation. I guess I owe someone $20 now.

    Considering they’re back so soon, it seems this will likely be a guilty verdict; however, as I mentioned yesterday, iirc in Oscar’s case, who was killed by an Oakland Police Officer, the jury was out for 9 hours and came back with involuntary manslaughter instead of 2nd degree murder.
     
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  17. kaen

    kaen Trying to be a good human.

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    I don't see the sequester as an issue unless we get information that a juror or alternate was swayed. IMHO, it is too easy to say that the outside influences were a factor. These folks lived through a summer of protests, riots and violence in their community. If anything, those factors would make the jury prejudiced/fearful. If they took their oath seriously, their work should not be discarded. What is happening now and the climate of the nation don't seem to be worthy of an overturn unless we get information that directly points to an issue.
     
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  18. Katerz

    Katerz Verified Insider/Robert Wiggins

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    At least 1 minute. Ahhhhhhhhhhhh
     
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  19. Marysmith

    Marysmith Well-Known Member

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    Totally agree. There is always reasons to appeal and appeals are almost always filed - we don’t live in a vacuum and the jurors were vetted by both sides. It will be up to an appeals court to decide then. This was not an easy jury to pick and common sense needs to prevail as well.
     
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  20. margarita25

    margarita25 Well-Known Member

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    Bumping live feeds (everyone’s talking a mile a minute lol)



     
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