Juror: ‘Holy Spirit’ Said Former Congresswoman Not Guilty


Juror: ‘Holy Spirit’ Said Former Congresswoman Not Guilty

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JACKSONVILLE (CBSMiami/AP) — Plenty of people like to believe in a higher power.
A juror dismissed during deliberations in former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown’s fraud trial in Florida told his colleagues that the “Holy Spirit” told him she was not guilty, according to a court transcript.
The transcript released Monday provided new details into why the unidentified juror was released during deliberations after another juror raised concerns over the comments.
Brown, 70, was found guilty of 18 of 22 charges associated with her use of money from a purported charity for poor children called the One …

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