Jury Deliberating in Stevens Trial
Update: (TL)No verdict today after four hours of deliberations.
Ted Stevens' fate is now in the hands of the jury.
U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan instructed the jury for about 70 minutes on Wednesday, then dismissed the four alternate jurors.
The government's best evidence (apart from a recorded conversation in which Stevens mentions "a little jail time" as the worst outcome of the government's investigation) may have come from Senator Stevens' mouth during his cross-examination. [more ...]
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