Dramatic day 2 of jury deliberations in Bulger trial
Jury had several questions on Wednesday
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Elsewhere in Boston today at the -- federal courthouse it's been a dramatic. Day two of jury deliberations and questions in the trial of James Whitey Bulger. Lot of activity today are Greg -- has been there throughout the day joins us live with the very latest -- Well -- this after that we had a great deal of continuous and mysterious activity within -- from eleven. Didn't know what was going on whether this case may be in some kind of trouble turned out to be the case -- that that the jury had a question the second of that they've had to do that. Form that they've given. To check out accounts very important so let's take a look at that. They had that the jury has to -- -- the Jerry wants to note that the vote have to be unanimous to prove -- not to prove that 33 acts of conspiracy I can count to the indictment of the jury form. Collison that the -- got a break there proved are not true. And this means to the government through each of the 33 racketeering counts beyond a reasonable doubt they includes some of the boasted the most serious charges here murder and conspiracy to murder. That judged these Casper told them yes they must be unanimous to prove what they must be unanimous and say there and have not proven the government has not proven. Each of those counts that they can't reach a unanimous. Decision on that they must move on that'll keep the do that the jury and -- deliberation process -- but keep in mind. But they were reminded as well that they only have two -- so of those counts but those 33 counts of racketeering and sort of chicken decked. Whitey Bulger conspiracy count two of the indictment. And there was another question this morning about. Whether deacons that charges of conspiracy there -- five of them and that indictment. Conspiracy charges whether they have do what they are covered by the statute of limitations might be limited by the statute of limitations. And the judge -- that -- them that all charges that have been brought before them all the charges are within the apple where applicable statute of limitations beating. Bulger can be convicted of those and send us. So two questions today a great deal of -- and drawn a great deal of this mystery and our park wondering why -- was this activity before they finally brought the jury in. Once this morning and this afternoon. Now we're told that the jury had -- the deliberate for the day this is normal for them and knock off about. 432 days of deliberation no verdict but every indication is that they're working. Very hard at that right now -- Hey Greg got really briefly we appreciate that there were some audible were Owens went they just walked out and at the back and forth there was no -- really briefly. Well. Yes. Certainly the case. Well -- I don't know that anybody seriously expect the verdict that point I think what some people were afraid of that there might be some kind of procedural problem. This -- even you know I think people were right it's nothing like it got a right here. As -- -- some people some of the families of the victims yes might have thought hey maybe this is going to end quickly so they might have grown to show their displeasure of it is. But you know everybody pretty much I think expect everybody we've talked -- -- that this is gonna take a while the two days now. They three -- it. Right where I live for us some of the federal courthouse thank you we'll of course bring you -- verdict. The moment it comes it's just they would answer and it's an update on what's going on court. Watch it here at any -- on odds what an online dot com.