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Juror in Goodman case says he wasn’t convinced polo mogul was guilty of DUI …

A juror who voted last month to convict John Goodman of DUI-manslaughter told the judge Monday that he now regrets that decision, saying he wasn’t convinced the Wellington polo magnate was guilty but felt pressured to go along with the other jurors.

The dramatic revelation came during an unusual hearing, in which Goodman’s defense team [...]

Microsoft Deal Adds to Battle Over E-Books

David Paul Morris/Bloomberg NewsEmployees at a Barnes Noble in Emeryville, Calif.

Microsoft agreed to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Barnes Noble’s Nook division on Monday, giving the bookstore chain stronger footing in the hotly contested electronic book market and creating an alliance that could intensify the fight over the future of digital reading.

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Chen Guangcheng must weigh loss of prominence against protection of US asylum

A decade later, he speaks little English. Every spring he teaches a dozen or more advanced Chinese-language students at Brown University. He has twice organized meetings of the China Democracy Party, once at the University of Maryland and once at the Hope Club in Providence, R.I. Each time, about 30 people attended.

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Obama: Marking bin Laden death isn’t ‘celebration’

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama gave a steely defense of his handling of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and his use of it to burnish his re-election credentials a year later, saying Monday that it is appropriate to mark an anniversary that Republicans charge is being turned into a campaign bumper sticker.

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Judge Jeffrey Colbath interviews jurors in John Goodman trial

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. –

On the day a Wellington polo mogul was supposed to be sentenced for his role in a drunken driving crash that killed a 23-year-old recent college graduate, John Goodman instead sat in the courtroom as the judge questioned jurors about whether his wealth played a role in [...]

Juror in Goodman case says he wasn’t convinced polo mogul was guilty of DUI …

Each juror was polled by the judge after the verdict, and they all affirmed their guilty votes. Colbath asked St. John why he did not speak up then, when given the chance.

St. John replied that at the time he was so ashamed he could not look Goodman or the judge in the eye. [...]

Juror in Goodman case says he wasn’t convinced polo mogul was guilty of DUI …

Juror Michael St. John of West Palm Beach told the judge he felt at least some of the jurors had decided on Goodman’s guilt before the trial ended.

“Comments like, ‘You know he’s guilty. Let’s just sign the paperwork and get out of here,’” St. John said, as Goodman’s defense attorneys — including Miami [...]

Goodman juror says others had ‘minds made up’ about verdict

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. –

On the day a Wellington polo mogul was supposed to be sentenced for his role in a drunken driving crash that killed a 23-year-old recent college graduate, John Goodman instead sat in the courtroom as the judge questioned jurors about whether his wealth played a role in [...]

Two die after speeding bike crashes at Palm Beach Rd

Efforts by government agencies to make the Palm Beach Road in Navi Mumbai safer have been unable to end the spate of fatal accidents on the stretch. On Sunday night, two persons, Adarsh Kalra, 20, and Divya Surti, 20, were killed when the motorcycle they were riding went out of control and

crashed [...]

One killed, four hurt in Sunday night crash west of Boynton Beach

One person died after a crash Sunday night west of Boynton Beach that sent five people to area hospitals.

The crash happened at about 10:23 p.m. on Lyons Road north of Boynton Beach Boulevard at the entrance of the Cobblestone Creek subdivision, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.

A 2001 Dodge Caravan traveling [...]

Judge Jeffrey Colbath interviews jurors in high-profile DUI case

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. –

What was supposed to be sentencing day for John Goodman has instead been reserved for questioning of the jury that convicted him.

Goodman is the Wellington polo mogul found guilty last month in a DUI manslaughter trial that made national headlines. Scott Wilson, 23, was killed [...]

Driver Sent to Hospital After Crash on West Gore

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Judge in Goodman case to question jurors about potential misconduct in polo …

Juror Michael St. John of West Palm Beach told the judge he felt at least some of the jurors had decided on Goodman’s guilt before the trial ended.

“Comments like, ‘You know he’s guilty. Let’s just sign the paperwork and get out of here,’” St. John said, as Goodman’s defense attorneys – [...]

Suburban West Palm Beach man arrested for allegedly stalking ex-girlfriend

By Cynthia Roldan

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Updated: 12:29 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

Posted: 12:24 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

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WEST PALM BEACH — A suburban West Palm Beach man was arrested on Sunday, a week after his ex-girlfriend accused him of [...]

1 person dead, 3 injured following vehicle crash in suburban Boynton Beach …

By Sonja Isger

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Updated: 12:11 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

Posted: 11:27 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

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BOYNTON BEACH — One man has died and three other people are in the hospital after two vehicles collided in suburban Boynton [...]

One person dead following two-vehicle crash Sunday night

By Sonja Isger

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Updated: 7:15 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

Posted: 11:27 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

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A 69-year-old man is dead and his wife and two others are in the hospital after two vehicles collided not far [...]

Goodman has wealth of options

By Daphne Duret and Jane Musgrave

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Updated: 11:10 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

Posted: 11:03 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2012

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Since Wellington polo mogul John Goodman was convicted last month of DUI manslaughter, his high-octane defense team has been [...]

Pujols Family Foundation goes national

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St. Louis (KSDK) – The Pujols Family Foundation is expanding its mission and going national to help children and adults living with Down Syndrome.

The PFF will include St. Louis, Southern California, Kansas City and Nashville by the end of 2012. The [...]

Judge in Goodman case to question jurors about potential misconduct in polo … – Sun

The judge presiding over John Goodman’s DUI-manslaughter case will question the jurors who convicted the Wellington polo mogul last month about potential misconduct during a Monday afternoon hearing.

The move comes after the defense had sought to remove Palm Beach Circuit Judge Jeffrey Colbath from the case and prevent him from making any [...]

Five hurt in Sunday night crash west of Boynton Beach

Five people were taken to area hospitals late Sunday after a two-car crash west of Boynton Beach, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

The crash happened on Lyons Road north of Boynton Beach Boulevard about 10:45 p.m.

According to fire rescue Capt. Albert Borroto, three of the five crash victims were [...]