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United States

19 January 1999

Contra Costa Times (California)

OAKLAND — A judge has upheld a verdict favoring a gun distributor in an accidental-shooting case, rejecting allegations that a juror brought a gun to court. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Richard Hodge denied a motion for a new trial by the attorneys for the parents of the boy who was shot and killed. They claimed at least two jurors feared one of their peers was carrying a gun during last year's trial against Beretta U.S.A. Corp. The accused juror denied the... (

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