"Ugh just stop being on trial for a kidnapping & rape or whatever ;-P"
4 Stupid Ways Facebook Is Messing With the Legal System

#3. Juror Posts to Facebook During Case, Causes Mistrial
Despite offering such brilliant legal insights as “I’m sleepy and tired and my red wine is calling my name” and “Ain’t nobody got time fa dat!” (“dat” meaning “due process”), [juror Brittany] Lewis’ exploits overturned the original conviction and associated life sentence, giving the Defendant Formerly Known as Convicted Rapist another shot at freedom.

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"Ugh just stop being on trial for a kidnapping & rape or whatever ;-P"

4 Stupid Ways Facebook Is Messing With the Legal System

#3. Juror Posts to Facebook During Case, Causes Mistrial

Despite offering such brilliant legal insights as “I’m sleepy and tired and my red wine is calling my name” and “Ain’t nobody got time fa dat!” (“dat” meaning “due process”), [juror Brittany] Lewis’ exploits overturned the original conviction and associated life sentence, giving the Defendant Formerly Known as Convicted Rapist another shot at freedom.

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