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I did a lot of stupid stuff at 15 years old. Egging someone’s home or car was less likely to be on that list than, say using… Read More

Florida 'loud music' trial juror: 'I believed he was guilty'

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by Huffington Post

One of the jurors who convicted Michael Dunn of attempted murder after he fired into an SUV during a fatal argument over loud music… Read More

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