Jurors in Wayne Bent case sent home for the weekend

Jurors deliberate case of NM sect leader

TAOS, N.M. (AP) – Jurors weighing criminal sexual contact charges against the leader of an apocalyptic New Mexico sect deliberated for more than five hours today without reaching a verdict.

State District Judge Gerald Baca has sent jurors in the trial of Wayne Bent home for the weekend.

He cautioned them not to discuss the case with anyone or watch or listen to coverage of it.
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- Source: Jurors deliberate case of NM sect leader, AP via KDBC.com, Dec. 13, 2008 — Summarized by Religion News Blog

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