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Absent Juror Causes Mistrial in Florida Case

A mistrial has been declared in a case of a motorcycle rider who sued Orange County over a crash with a county worker. Court officials say the jury had deliberated for seven hours on Friday and were supposed to return …

Texas Juror Tried to ‘Friend’ Defendant

A North Texas juror who was booted from a trial has been cited for contempt after trying to “friend” the defendant on Facebook. Court records show 22-year-old Jonathan Hudson on July 19 was removed from the jury in a Tarrant …

Pennsylvania Juror Faints, Parties Settle Grisly Case

A juror fainted while listening to grisly medical details in a Philadelphia courtroom, forcing a trial delay that produced a quick $10 million settlement. Lawyer Robert Mongeluzzi was 20 minutes into his opening statement Monday when Juror No. 1 pitched …