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Judge Leon Declares Mistrial As To Remaining Africa Sting Defendants

Yesterday’s post (here [1]) covered the not guilty verdicts of Patrick Caldwell and Jonathan Godsey in the second Africa Sting trial.  The post noted that the jury had yet to reach a verdict as to John Mushriqui, Jeana Mushriqui and Mark Morales, but that Judge Leon was prepared to declare a mistrial today if the jury remained hung.

A knowledgeable source indicates that Judge Leon has declared a mistrial.  According to this [2] report from the website Main Justice, the jury foreman indicated in court that the jury vote for the Mushriquis was 9 not guilty, 3 guilty; for Morales 10 not guilty, 2 guilty.