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Attorney General Eric Holder
not chosen for jury duty

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 3/19/2013 7:30:44 PM

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder, the nation´s chief law enforcement officer, returned to the courthouse where he once served as a judge, this time in the role of prospective juror performing his civic duty. The Justice Department said Holder wasn´t chosen and that he won´t be called back. Had he been selected for the jury Tuesday, the attorney general would have been on a panel hearing an armed robbery case. Holder sat in the last row of Judge Stuart Nash´s courtroom along with other prospective jurors as the judge gave details of the case.

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Anyone considered a law enforcement officer or officer of the court, as Holder unfortunately can claim, is pretty much rejected from serving on a jury as a matter of course.
Had he not held those titles, however, Holders´ public remarks and and actions which demonstrate a bias favoring black criminals would be cause for a mistrial if he were to serve.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Italiano, 3/19/2013 7:36:11 PM     (No. 9233835)

He´d have voted to acquit Osama bin Laden.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: weirdone, 3/19/2013 7:39:25 PM     (No. 9233836)

Not chosen because he lies!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: obviousity, 3/19/2013 7:46:53 PM     (No. 9233841)

If only Holder was chosen for a lengthy trial requiring the jury be sequestered.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: 4Justice, 3/19/2013 7:49:37 PM     (No. 9233847)

This is a good thing...we do NOT want him serving on a jury!!!!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 3/19/2013 8:07:14 PM     (No. 9233872)

Well, one of the requirements to serve as a juror is the ability to read and write the English language.

He had to be excused.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 3/19/2013 8:36:23 PM     (No. 9233901)

God help any white participant in front of a jury with Holder on it. The New Black Panthers could drop a safe on the guy - and Holder would blame him for not catching it. That´s about the level of credibility this bozo has.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 3/19/2013 8:38:35 PM     (No. 9233905)

"Jury of your peers...." Any peers of his would automatically be guilty.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: wi cynic, 3/19/2013 11:14:25 PM     (No. 9234129)

I´ve always understood that the mentally impaired were exempt from jury duty.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: chumley, 3/20/2013 12:28:02 AM     (No. 9234213)

Wrong seat. The defendant sits up front.

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