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Corey "C-Murder" Miller found guilty of murder

In declaring rapper Corey "C-Murder" Miller guilty of murder Tuesday, a Jefferson Parish jury struggled for more than 13 hours over two days and nearly grounded the case in a mistrial after the judge rejected one verdict and deliberations degenerated into yelling, crying and "people getting violently sick and vomiting," in the words of one juror.

In a 10-2 vote, the minimum for a second-degree murder conviction, the jury found that Miller shot Steve Thomas once in the chest as the teen lay on his back while being beaten by the rapper's friends in the now-closed Platinum Club in Harvey on Jan. 12, 2002.

The contentious decision came nearly three hours after Judge Hans Liljeberg of the 24th Judicial District Court rejected the panel's earlier guilty verdict that he said was invalid because one juror may have changed his or

Added: Aug-12-2009 Occurred On: Aug-12-2009
By: marsatomic
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Tags: C-murder, guilty, murder
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