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Submission + - Facebook Posting Juror Gets $250 Fine, Removal, HW (google.com)

eldavojohn writes: A Michigan judge removed a juror after a Facebook comment and also fined her $250 and required her to write a five page paper about the constitutional right to a fair trial. The juror was "very sorry" and the judge chastised her saying, "You violated your oath. ... You had decided she was already guilty without hearing the other side."
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Facebook Posting Juror Gets $250 Fine, Removal, HW

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