Judge Susan Garsh
Judge Susan Garsh did not give a reason for the juror being dismissed, other than saying it was for personal reasons.
Testimony resumed Thursday in the Aaron Hernandez trial, though proceedings were halted for a short time due to a bomb threat.
DNA was the center of testimony on Friday in the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.
Two witnesses in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez have testified about hearing several loud bangs around the time of the killing.
The murder trial of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez resumed on Friday and started with the judge informing the court that she had received a juror note.
That was a very weird and questionable move by this judge. She should explain herself in open court.
Judge Susan Garsh is expected to to settle on a final pool of several dozen perspective jurors on Friday.
The judge in the Aaron Hernandez murder case will not recuse herself from the trial.
Defense lawyers for former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez say the prosecution’s request that the judge assigned to the murder case recuse herself because of alleged bias is without merit.