Jury Continues To Deliberate Fate Of Madoff Associates

Law360, New York (March 21, 2014, 7:39 PM EDT) -- A jury of 11 on Friday continued to deliberate the final decision regarding five associates of jailed Ponzi scheme operator Bernard Madoff in New York Federal Court, making it clear that a verdict would not be reached until next week.

One of the jurors developed a stomach illness on Tuesday and was dismissed by Judge Laura Taylor Swain, who said Thursday that swapping with an alternate would disrupt deliberations and a reduced jury was an efficient way to go. The jury periodically asked to see various...
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