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Trump hush money trial live news: jury delivers verdict in New York case | Donald Trump news

By Vaseline May30,2024

To reach a verdict, guilty or not guilty, all twelve jurors must agree with the decision before the judge accepts it.

Once jurors notify the court that they have reached a verdict, Merchan will call the parties into the courtroom to have it read by the jury foreman.

Merchan has yet to confirm the verdict and make a final judgment. Both sides can ask him to effectively overrule the jury.

To learn more about the legal terms at the heart of the case, read our explanation here.

Former US President Donald Trump arrives at the courthouse in New York
Trump stands with his lawyer Todd Blanche in Manhattan state court in New York City, May 28 (Andrew Kelly/Pool via Reuters)

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