Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Hill decision difficult one for jury

Instead of writing "life" or "death," jury foreman David Adams passed around torn pieces of paper and asked...made, both men and women cried in the courtroom, the jury foreman said. "When I handed the papers to the bailiff, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/16/met_283024.shtml
Metro
Across the Southeast

...believed had stolen video game consoles, after a grand jury foreman said he had checked the wrong box on the indictment...consoles from a college student in Wilmington. The grand jury foreman told a court Tuesday that he checked the wrong box on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/13/met_108202.shtml
Metro
Jury reports deadlock in mobile home deaths

...hours over two days.The outcome could depend on how long the judge is willing to push the jury to keep working. The jury foreman Thursday afternoon told Scarlett that members were deadlocked 9-to-3 on the murder charges, though the judge told...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-24/jury-reports-deadlock-mobile-
Man convicted of killing 8 in mobile home

...deliberations, it looked like the jury could go either way in the case, or possibly fail to reach a unanimous verdict.The jury foreman reported Thursday afternoon, during the second day of deliberations, that jurors were deadlocked 9 to 3. Jurors recessed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-25/man-convicted-killing-8-mobil
Jurors suspected JonBenet's parents involved in her death

...Lowenbach, a retired Weld County judge, for review.Lowenbach said Wednesday that only pages signed by the grand jury foreman would be releasable as official actions of the jury. His order mentioned 18 pages in all - nine relating to each of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-10-25/jurors-thought-jonbenets-par
100 years ago SC sheriff stared down 1,000-man mob to save black inmate

...the bar, but it even tries the very integrity of our institutions," Gage is quoted as saying in news reports.The jury foreman reportedly came back repeatedly to the judge claiming the jury was deadlocked and asking for a mistrial. According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-08-17/100-years-ago-sc-sheri
Convicted man wants new trial

...because a juror failed to tell court officials he was once threatened by someone wielding a gun. The revelation by the jury foreman came during deliberations in October 2001 in the trial of Julio Echevarria, the defendant's attorney said. It was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/17/met_364488.shtml
Metro
Across the southeast

...court. Sobbing could be heard from the jury room before deliberations ended Friday night after three hours. When the jury foreman announced the panel had deadlocked, defendant Karess D. Jones, 26, began to cry. Deputy Prosecutor Alan Copelin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/22/met_365390.shtml
Metro
Smith free after mistrial

...his former girlfriend's 15-month-old daughter, Victoria Cowart. After deliberating more than four hours, the jury foreman told Circuit Judge Thomas Cooper Jr. that further discussions would be fruitless. Mr. Smith will be retried in late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/26/met_290165.shtml
Metro
Judge grants man mistrial

...his former girlfriend's 15-month-old daughter, Victoria Cowart. After deliberating more than four hours, the jury foreman told Circuit Judge Thomas Cooper Jr. that further discussions would be fruitless. Mr. Smith will be retried in late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/26/met_290256.shtml
Metro