EXPLAINER: Will juror's march presence impact Chauvin case?
May 5, 2021
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The revelation that a juror who helped convict a former Minneapolis police officer in the killing of George Floyd had participated in a march in Washington, D.C., months before the trial is unlikely to affect that guilty verdict, experts say.
But that's not always the case. Though rare, there have been cases in which convictions have been tossed out or reexamined after new information about a juror is discovered. Here's a look at the issue and what comes next:
After juror Brandon Mitchell spoke to the media about his experience in the Derek Chauvin trial...