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That's right and Phil Keating is reporting live from outside the seminal.
County criminal justice center in Sanford Florida and -- you have the actual question that the jurors have -- -- this -- the 27 page jury instruction is that judge Deborah Nelson compiled.
And handed out to the six jurors as they entered the deliberations room yesterday.
Prior to that happening in the attorneys on both sides came to agreement with -- exactly how this was written.
And here's what it refers to as far as the crime of manslaughter it says -- quote directly.
To prove the crime of manslaughter in the statements -- the following two elements beyond a reasonable doubt.
-- on Martin is dead and here's the key number two.
Jordan -- intentionally committed an act or acts that caused the death of -- on Martin.
As you can see that trial for the past three weeks and you can see how jurors.
Might actually say well George -- instigated.
What happened by.
They -- trip on Martin's suspicious thinking he's on drugs -- up to no good following him up through the neighborhood calling the bullies.
And can -- in perhaps continuing to follow him that you could see how -- maybe a juror could fine.
The evidence they have and the testimony that they have.
That could fit in to a qualified for manslaughter others may disagree with that and that maybe the issue in the deliberations room.
It could be just be -- -- -- and some of them are fighting that maybe this is applicable others may think that the threshold has not been met.
To where manslaughter would be applicable -- it certainly it.
An interesting -- vacation this is only the second question that has come out of the deliberations room.
-- eleven and a half hours of deliberating the first question was really more of -- request yesterday is that inventory list.
Of all of the evidence and then today not a -- Out of that deliberations room from 9 AM all the way till right now at about 555.
Win -- court convened George sermons in the courtroom judge Nelson on the bench and we're the prosecutors and defense attorneys are all in there.
We were wondering whether perhaps the jury was going to.
Announced they were done for the night at -- and come back in the morning or perhaps to get dinner break and announce they'll continue deliberating further into Saturday night -- as they could.
As far as if they don't reach a verdict today or tonight.
This jury it's entirely up to them -- the court.
Whether they -- -- deliberate tomorrow tomorrow is Sunday a couple of these jurors are pretty religious and attended church services weekly.
So if those jurors find.
They don't want to skip their church services then perhaps deliberation we'll be delayed it for half a day or maybe the full day.
Although the court is also making preparations -- bred bring a pastor.
Overtures be secret hotel where there's sequestered jurors have been staying for the past three weeks dubbed -- the defense really did not want.
Manslaughter to be included as a lesser offense lesser charge they wanted this jury to choose either second degree murder.
Or not guilty.
Prosecutors prevailed yesterday about Thursday morning -- court.
And that is when judge Deborah Nelson allowed the manslaughter of course you may remember.
Prosecutors also try to get their degree felony murder in there and the judge did not allow that -- -- -- degree murder or manslaughter or total acquittal and clearly the indication here is that there may be some disagreement amongst the six women in the deliberations room asked you whether.
The facts and testimony and evidence of this case perhaps fit.
That specific charge which by the way is a lesser charge of second degree murder secular -- to -- -- 45 years to life.
But still manslaughter.
Felony with the enhanced certain.
Up having a gun involved that could still be fifteen to twenty years in a Florida state prison for George Zimmerman -- this jury convict them cancel.
-- Phil -- outside the court house so will you do little reporting and see what you can find out court is in recess the judge.
Calling for a thirty minute recess we got not sure exactly what there.
Taking the recess for if they're gonna decide exactly how to answer this question that's been posed by the jury.
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