WIth the staggering amount of material and testimony that the jury has had to go through it is no surprise that after 28 hours of deliberations over the course of 4 straight days the panel has yet to reach a verdict in the Whitey Bulger trial. Today marks the fifth and perhaps last day of deliberations.
Here is the Bulger trial by the numbers:
32 counts of racketeering, including:2
19 counts murder
1 charge of conspiracy to commit murder
1 charge of conspiracy to commit extortion
1 charge of narcotics distribution
1 charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering
1 charge of extortion
$822,000 seized at his house upon arrest
30 weapons seized at his house upon arrest
7 week duration of trial
0 appearances by Bulger on the witness stand
28 hours of jury deliberations over 4 days.