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Jury begins deliberations in U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trial

Jury begins deliberations in U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trialA military jury began deliberations on Monday in the war crimes trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL after closing arguments in which prosecutors said the defendant’s own words proved his guilt and the defense cited a lack of physical evidence to support the charges. The case against Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher, whose prosecution has drawn White House interest, went to a seven-member jury of U.S. Marines and Navy personnel as the trial phase of his court-martial entered its third week. The jurors were to due resume deliberations on Tuesday morning.



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'El Chapo' jury deliberations to stretch into fourth day

'El Chapo' jury deliberations to stretch into fourth dayGuzman, 61, is accused of trafficking tons of cocaine, heroin, marijuana and methamphetamine into the United States as leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel. The 11-week trial in federal court in Brooklyn, in which more than 50 witnesses testified, offered the public an unprecedented look into the inner workings of the cartel, named for the state in northwestern Mexico where Guzman was born in a poor mountain village. The defense has argued Guzman was set up as a “fall guy” by Ismael “El Mayo” Zambada, a Sinaloan drug kingpin who remains at large.



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El Chapo jury ends 3rd day of deliberations without verdict

El Chapo jury ends 3rd day of deliberations without verdictNEW YORK (AP) — Jurors at the trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman ended their third day of deliberations at his U.S. trial Wednesday without a verdict after asking whether killing someone over personal beef could be part of a drug-trafficking conspiracy.



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'El Chapo' jury ends first day of deliberations without verdict

'El Chapo' jury ends first day of deliberations without verdictThe 12 jurors began deliberating at about 1 p.m. (1800 GMT)after receiving instructions from U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan. Guzman, 61, is accused of leading Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel, which became one of the most powerful drug trafficking organizations in the world. The 11-week trial, which featured testimony from more than 50 witnesses, offered the public an unprecedented look into the inner workings of the cartel, named for the state in northwest Mexico where Guzman was born in a poor mountain village.



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Paul Manafort jury begins 3rd day of deliberations

Paul Manafort jury begins 3rd day of deliberationsJurors in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort begin third day of deliberations. A verdict could come as early as today.



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Questions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trial

Questions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trialALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort ended its first day of deliberations with a series of questions to the judge, including a request to "redefine" reasonable doubt.



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Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questionsALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort ended its first day of deliberations with a series of questions to the judge, including a request to "redefine" reasonable doubt.



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The Latest: Manafort jury deliberations to begin Thursday

The Latest: Manafort jury deliberations to begin ThursdayALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of onetime Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (all times local):



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Text of statement by Bill Cosby jury on its deliberations

Text of statement by Bill Cosby jury on its deliberationsThe text of a statement by jurors who last week convicted Bill Cosby of drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004, labeled "Official statement from the Jurors in the Commonwealth v. Cosby 2018" and provided to The Associated Press on Monday by a member of the jury:



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Jury in trial of Orlando gunman's widow starts deliberations

Jury in trial of Orlando gunman's widow starts deliberationsA U.S. jury weighing the fate of a woman whose husband killed 49 people at a Florida nightclub in 2016 began deliberations on Wednesday after her defense attorney said federal agents coerced her into saying she played a role in the rampage. Noor Salman, 31, could face life in prison if convicted of helping her husband Omar Mateen plan the attack on the Pulse nightclub and then failing to do anything to stop one of the worst mass shootings in modern U.S. history. The jury in U.S. District Court broke for the night after starting deliberations on Wednesday afternoon.



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