Juror's Illness Delays Trial Of Former Madoff Aides

Law360, New York (March 19, 2014, 12:47 PM EDT) -- The criminal trial of five former Bernie Madoff associates — already one of the longest in New York federal court history — could be further delayed due to a juror's queasy stomach, a judge said on Wednesday.

Deliberations in the trial began Monday but were halted Tuesday afternoon when one of the 12 jurors became nauseous. On Wednesday, the parties were informed that the juror's condition had gotten worse and that no deliberations would take place. The five former Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC employees...
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