According to the New York Times, a federal jury in California is struggling to reach a unanimous verdict on three of 11 charges against Elizabeth Holmes, former CEO of Theranos.
- What is the maximum sentence for each federal fraud count? How many counts of fraud is Ms. Holmes facing?
- What is the makeup of the jury?
- What could happen if the jury is unable to reach a verdict on all of the counts?
Woo, E. and E. Griffith (2022). Jurors in the Elizabeth Holmes trial are deadlocked on some charges. The New York Times, Jan. 3 (Retrievable online at https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/03/business/elizabeth-holmes-theranos-trial.html)