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partial verdict

n. in a criminal trial, when the jury finds the defendant guilty of one or more charges but not guilty of one or more other charges. (See: verdict)

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Attorney Johnstone, echoing his trial partners Scott Schlesinger, Jon Gdanski and Steven Hammer, expressed thanks to the Caprio jury for their efforts in reaching a partial verdict and to Judge Lynch for the time and effort he devoted to the case, as well.
This is a partial verdict," said Howard Rubenstein, a Silverstein spokesman.
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He showed little visible reaction when Judge Stephen Wilson first announced the partial verdicts, but afterward smiled and exchanged words with his attorney.
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After the partial verdicts, Moorehouse burst into tears and held Woolley's hand as the couple were taken back to the cells.
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Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney Richard Walmark declined to comment on the partial verdicts.