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Police Officer Convicted Of Drugging And Raping Family Member to Get New Trial

December 16, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Davie police officer convicted two weeks ago of drugging and raping a family member will get a new trial because the jury forewoman brought a Wikipedia article into deliberations.
Broward Circuit Judge Stanton Kaplan declared a mistrial Wednesday after Fay Mason admitted in court that she had downloaded information about “rape trauma [...]