One day after the mistrial in the Christopher Deedy murder case, the city prosecutor is firing back at critics.
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On Monday, a mistrial was declared in the Christopher Deedy murder case after jurors said they could not agree on a verdict. Former city prosecutor Peter Carlisle believes the two sides should try to find some sort of middle ground.
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Honolulu attorney Michael Green is representing the Elderts family in a civil case against Deedy seeking monetary damages.
A former prosecutor, now a defense attorney, says there may not be another trial because it’s possible neither side would see it as to their advantage.
On Monday afternoon, Oahu Circuit Court Judge Karen Ahn declared a mistrial in the Christopher Deedy murder case after jurors told her they could not agree on a verdict, even if they had more time to deliberate. KHON2 News spoke with one of the 12 jurors on Monday night.
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It’s been one of the most highly-publicized trials in recent memory. During the past two months, barely a day went by when there wasn’t something about the Christopher Deedy murder trial on television or in the newspaper. Can the case be retried before an impartial jury?