Judge Tells Attys In Tourre Trial To Stop Boring Jurors

Law360, New York (July 17, 2013, 6:24 PM EDT) -- The New York federal judge overseeing the trial of former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. trader Fabrice Tourre urged lawyers Wednesday to simplify their presentations, saying jurors are being put off — and to sleep — by Wall Street speak.

U.S. District Judge Katherine B. Forrest told lawyers for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Tourre to narrow things down in their witness questioning.

“I'm going to say something that I think is obvious,” the judge said. “We're losing some of the jurors here who are...
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