Texas judge interrupts jury, says God told him defendant is not guilty The Statesman ^ | 1/19/18 | RYAN AUTULLO Posted on 1/20/2018, 11:11:18 PM by BlackAdderess A state district judge in Comal County said God told him to intervene in jury deliberations to sway jurors to return a not guilty verdict in the trial of a Buda woman accused of trafficking a teen girl for sex. Judge Jack Robison apologized to jurors for the interruption, but defended his actions by telling them “when God tells me I gotta do something, I gotta do it,” according to the Herald-Zeitung in New Braunfels. The jury went against the judge’s wishes, finding Gloria Romero-Perez guilty of continuous trafficking of a person and later sentenced her to 25 years in prison. They found her not guilty of a separate charge of sale or purchase of a child. (Excerpt) Read more at statesman.com …

Posted: January 21, 2018 in Uncategorized

viaTexas judge interrupts jury, says God told him defendant is not guilty
The Statesman ^ | 1/19/18 | RYAN AUTULLO

Posted on 1/20/2018, 11:11:18 PM by BlackAdderess

A state district judge in Comal County said God told him to intervene in jury deliberations to sway jurors to return a not guilty verdict in the trial of a Buda woman accused of trafficking a teen girl for sex.

Judge Jack Robison apologized to jurors for the interruption, but defended his actions by telling them “when God tells me I gotta do something, I gotta do it,” according to the Herald-Zeitung in New Braunfels.

The jury went against the judge’s wishes, finding Gloria Romero-Perez guilty of continuous trafficking of a person and later sentenced her to 25 years in prison. They found her not guilty of a separate charge of sale or purchase of a child.

(Excerpt) Read more at statesman.com

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