News Roundup: If You Were On The Jury, Would You Convict Officer William Porter?

bcpnews-after-hearing-contrasting-styles-of-closing-arguments-jury-begins-deliberations-in-porter-trial-20151214December 15, 2015 – Segment 1

Today we discuss closing statements in the trial of William Porter and the death of Freddie Gray and now it’s up to the jury. Our panel will reflect on the trial and its implications. They examine a number of issues, including jury instructions and how difficult it might be for the jury to convict Officer Porter. Joining us is Lisa Gray, Assistant Director of Student Life for Cultural and Spiritual Diversity at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC); Eugene Craig III, grassroots activist and 3rd Vice-Chair of the Maryland Republican State Party; and Charles Ellison, political strategist and Host of The Ellison Report on WEAA.