Thursday, March 31, 2005

Bible Toting Jurors Frightened Judges

Colorado court quashed death sentence of a convicted murderer because jurors consulted their Bibles to reach a verdict. Apparently one of the Bible passages written down by the jurors included the verse that commands 'an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth'.

Maybe the judges were worried that the jurors might have demanded death by stoning?

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