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Court should have struck juror who favored police (access required)

Where a juror’s voir dire responses revealed a favorable bias toward the police, and she stated she was concerned about doing a “disservice” by serving on the jury, the trial court erred by denying appellant’s motion to strike the juror for cause. Appellant’s convictions for murder, firearms violations and conspiracy are reversed, and the matter ...