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Monday, October 26, 2015

FINALLY, JUDGE DISMISSES ALL WHITE JURY FOR NOT BEING REPRESENTATIVE

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"Unhappy with the number of potential black jurors called to his court last week, Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Olu Stevens halted a drug trial and dismissed the entire jury panel, asking for a new group to be sent up.

“The concern is that the panel is not representative of the community,” said Stevens, who brought in a new group of jurors despite objections from both the defense and prosecutor.




And this wasn’t the first time Stevens, who is black, has dismissed a jury because he felt it was lacking enough minorities. Now the state Supreme Court is going to determine whether the judge is abusing his power."

from WDRB.com &
earhustle411.com 



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Google "Judge Olu Stevens" once a month or so


Read Morehttp://www.wdrb.com/story/30308688/louisville-judge-questioned-for-dismissing-juries-based-on-lack-of-minorities