How a mostly female jury might affect deliberations in the Blagojevich retrial

June 21, 2011

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Eleven women and one man are on the jury in the retrial of former Governor Rod Blagojevich.

Eleven women and one man are weighing former Governor Rod Blagojevich's fate as jury deliberations continue. That line-up is legal, but how does a female-dominant jury affect deliberations? Or even a verdict?

To find out, Eight Forty-Eight turned to jury consultant Alan Tuerkheimer, an expert jury consultant with Zagnoli McEvoy Foley.

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