Corrine Brown’s lawyers file motion for new trial
by: Action News Jax Updated: Jun 9, 2017 – 12:28 AM
Attorneys for former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown have filed a motion for a new trial.
Their argument centers around that juror who was dismissed during deliberations.
During deliberations, Juror No. 13 made comments about the Holy Spirit telling him Brown was not guilty.
READ THE MOTION FILED FOR A NEW TRIAL FOR CORRINE BROWN
The judge viewed the Holy Spirit as an “external force” influencing the juror’s decision making and Juror No. 13 was dismissed and replaced.“The question is whether the court can actually consider the Holy Spirit a …