Jury Selection Begins in Glover Trial
Prospective jurors were questioned yesterday in the trial of five officers accused in the shooting of Henry Glover, the ensuing burning of his body and an alleged police cover-up. According to our partners at the Times-Picayune, opening statements should begin today after the 12 jurors and four alternates are chosen, and the trial is expected to last 4 weeks.
The Times-Pic reports that jurors were questioned about whether they had seen any news about the case or whether they or any of their immediate family members stayed in their homes during Hurricane Katrina. Read more...