May 26th, 2003

Professional

News - Bible use by juries...

Jury used Bible during deliberating death sentence... Sentance is being thrown out...

http://www.cnn.com/2003/LAW/05/26/death.sentence.ap/index.html

Excerpt - "For people of faith, the Bible can serve as a compass to help navigate life's dilemmas, from questions about spirituality to everyday problems with relationships or work. But one jury took that too far when they thumbed through the Bible during deliberations to find passages on the death penalty, a Colorado judge ruled."
  • Current Music
    Fox 5 News