Murder trial jury discharged

THE jury in the Jack Garda murder trial has been discharged in the Lismore Supreme Court this morning.

Judge Harrison released the 12-member jury at about 10.15am, only five minutes after they entered court.

The court heard that one juror had failed to inform the court of a prior medical condition that would have prevented them from sitting on the trial for the expected four weeks.

Another jury was selected and sworn in at about 11.15am.

Check tomorrow's Northern Star for full story.

Topics:  lismore supreme court

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