Prosecutors, defense lawyers battle over jury pool in Chandry Levy ...

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Attorneys for the illegal immigrant accused of killing former intern Chandra Levy failed Friday in their efforts to aggressively seek out more Hispanic jurors. Full Story
R U Kidding Me

United States

#1 Aug 20, 2010
What's the judicial system come down to now? What's next, dressing every potential juror in a head to toe costume? Who the hell cares how many Hispanics are on the jury? This is absolutely out of control!
AmberDru

Columbus, OH

#2 Aug 20, 2010
Guandique's attorneys, Santha Sonenberg and Maria Hawilo from the public defenders office, had argued that there is a "statistically significant under-representation of the Hispanic population in the jury pool."

Do you think that is because a large number of Hispanics in D.C. U.S. are illegal?
R U Kidding Me

United States

#3 Aug 21, 2010
AmberDru: Exactly!

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