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Back now the factors live coverage of the George Zimmerman murder trial as a country awaits -- verdict from Sanford Florida.
The jury was formally charged by the judge this afternoon to consider the charges of second degree murder and manslaughter in the death of chain on Martin.
The six women of the jury ended day one of deliberations a few hours ago with out a verdict.
Joining us now to analyze what those deliberations might -- like.
-- two expert jury consultants.
Alan -- -- and he works and not Chicago and Jo Ellan Demetrius.
Who is in Phoenix and now it's great to see both -- -- -- Demetrius -- -- -- let down let's start with you here.
One week we think about the fact that this.
The jury is all women you think that is a critical factor why.
Well -- the critical factor I think one of the things has to do with aggression and the pursuit of someone I think women might be a little tougher.
On George Zimmerman is for not following the police dispatchers ordered to cease and assess.
Man just to have a higher level of hottest flight -- fighter flight and so I think that might really help the prosecution when they're evaluating the evidence.
I think that other factors are going to be more important I don't think it's just -- gender that the that is -- -- find a verdict meant to be sympathetic man can be.
Interest data protection.
Man can care about somebody just as much so I don't think gender is really gonna have a huge impact on it it's things that cold very with gender.
And the attitudes and experiences of these jurors it's gonna really matter.
And I John now the theory of who -- Foreman might be a forewoman.
And this case a lot of electronic gas because we have general descriptions.
Of who these jurors are some of their background characteristic their hobbies a couple of them.
Like did I help rescue animals as a hobby what's your theory -- -- -- the Foreman might be.
Well my theory is that based on the fact that.
To these women have attorneys and their family or one son as an attorney the other spouse as an attorney.
We know that at the beginning of this jury deliberation process what happened lives.
And they ask for all of the exhibits a listing of all of the exhibits to -- that indicates somebody.
Who is going to analyze.
And take the time to go through that and what better person than somebody who is married.
Or has a son who is an attorney and knows that whole process.
And the details Allen have on these jurors.
One of the jurors has used to have a concealed carry a term that.
And her husband and currently has.
Concealed carry permit now -- -- now that doesn't tell you everything but that's just an another interesting fact.
About who these people are their background which might inform.
How they look at these facts of what this guy was just wanna be -- always ready to shoot somebody out.
Absolutely and one of the jurors has an 1113 year old.
And she specifically use this case is an example for why shouldn't go out at night so clearly shift some -- Generalized fear about us going out at night because of things can happen such as what happened -- Fred Von -- George -- out which person she is more fault she -- more that's to be seen we don't know about but.
She comes and what that's -- she might have some heightened credibility during deliberations and another juror out.
Is a security officer.
Exactly one they tried to strike who had been the victim of nonviolent crime the prosecution was unsuccessful and striking her.
-- and we know we don't know now obviously whether that's gonna have an effect but.
Yet -- on let's let's go into did the deliberations now I mean we can't predict what's happening they asked for.
I an inventory of the exhibits today.
And they came out and I come out of the courtroom and the judge say they I'll ultimately given an inventory that was kind of surprising like why didn't have -- inventory of the exhibits.
-- -- -- -- You're you're absolutely right the judge should have given that to them and clearly that shows thoughtful process of this jury is is beginning -- And -- -- there's been a lot of predictions about how long this jury is -- -- But one thing that like that to point out is that this curious then that sequestered for fifteen days and -- -- in a state of animated suspension if you will.
They don't get to read newspapers unless they looked like this.
That's how -- -- girls.
Just -- I felt biased coverage that is -- -- -- New York Times a big does not on my producers and Canada but that there may.
Love that they let us and don't get a lot of information.
And I get to and they get to the bottom and am on any take what's it -- you got here what's against Sonia.
Well certainly the manslaughter instruction and and -- and -- the prosecution.
These jurors are gonna go through the instructions finally they get the park and that's gonna really help a -- -- possible compromise verdict.
Clara Allen John great to see about -- --
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