1 Juror In Refco Atty Trial Claims Threat By Another

Law360, New York (July 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Jury deliberations have taken a nasty turn in the criminal trial of former Mayer Brown LLP partner Joseph Collins, charged for his alleged role in the massive fraud at Refco Inc., with one juror reportedly threatening to cut off another juror's finger.

On Thursday, the sixth day of deliberations in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, a male juror sent a note to Judge Robert Patterson explaining the incident, which he said involved an argument Wednesday in which a female juror...
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