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Professor Trachtenberg Discusses Mistrial in Local Case

January 22nd, 2015

Prof. Ben Trachtenberg

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in a story from KOMU about the case of Brian Adkison, who has been charged with burglary, rape and deviate sexual assault.

Adkison’s trial resulted in a mistrial, according to the article: “Adkison was found not guilty on count one for burglary. The jury decided that they would not come to an agreement for the other two counts: rape and deviate sexual assault.”

Professor Trachtenberg discussed the situations that can cause a mistrial as well as the future options for the prosecution and defense in the case.

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