Skip to comments.Gotti wise guy as scared juror quits
Posted on 03/09/2006 5:43:57 PM PST by JR0tten
A juror in John A. (Junior) Gotti's federal conspiracy trial bailed out just as deliberations began yesterday, after telling fellow jurors she feared for her safety, the Daily News has learned.
Judge Shira Scheindlin granted the woman's request to be excused, which came moments after a jury foreman was picked and the panel was about to begin deliberations.
"There's a verdict, Charlie," Gotti joked to attorney Charles Carnesi, when the foreman sent a second note.
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What if it became known that certain mobsters would have jurors threatened that if they do not render a not guilty verdict that they would have their family members killed?
Teflon Don got out of a case that way. Before Guiliani..
Reading the article it seems to me they are revealing way too much about the jurors. No wonder they are scared.
"What if it became known that certain mobsters would have jurors threatened that if they do not render a not guilty verdict that they would have their family members killed?"
Automatic death sentence.
The mystery woman seen scribbling a description of a juror at John A. (Junior) Gotti's trial has boasted to friends that she's the psychic of the mob family.
But Gotti family members say the woman, who goes by the name Raquel, is a tarot card reader from Brooklyn who fancies herself a jury profiler, but she's no jury tamperer.
Don't worry about her, she's not tampering, she's psychic (NY Daily News 02-25-06)
By Thomas Zambito
So did Jr. Soprano.
He defends all the enemies of society. The Colin Ferguson types who shot up the Long Island Railroad trains, racism, you know.
Now if Kuby feared for his life...........
And if The Hildabeast didn"t have the FBI files
After all the first trial was 11- 1 for conviction.
Suddenly Kuby had this memory of years past and there he was.
Society's dregs are Kuby's heroes.
I think I just heard - the judge ended this case in a mistrial.
You are right about Kuby, I don't see how Curtis can do the show with him anymore.