Maxwell juror says he was distracted during jury selection but ‘I did not lie’

Scotty David admits he rushed screening questionnaire and says he gave answer to sexual abuse question that was not accurateThe juror in the trial of Ghislaine Maxwell who did not disclose childhood sexual abuse during jury selection claimed on Tuesday to have been distracted by background noise, and a recent breakup, when he rushed a screening questionnaire.Scotty David, who was juror 50, made the claims in Manhattan federal court, during a proceeding in which he was questioned about the omission by the judge in the case, Alison Nathan. David was granted immunity to testify, having said he would invoke his fifth amendment right against self-incrimination. Continue reading...

Maxwell juror says he was distracted during jury selection but ‘I did not lie’

Scotty David admits he rushed screening questionnaire and says he gave answer to sexual abuse question that was not accurate

The juror in the trial of Ghislaine Maxwell who did not disclose childhood sexual abuse during jury selection claimed on Tuesday to have been distracted by background noise, and a recent breakup, when he rushed a screening questionnaire.

Scotty David, who was juror 50, made the claims in Manhattan federal court, during a proceeding in which he was questioned about the omission by the judge in the case, Alison Nathan. David was granted immunity to testify, having said he would invoke his fifth amendment right against self-incrimination.

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