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Federal judge declares mistrial in Patti LaBelle case because there are no black jurors

Sep 16, 2014, 10:45 am CDT

A federal jury on Monday was about to begin hearing a civil case filed against soul singer Patti LaBelle and others over an alleged unprovoked beating of a West Point military academy cadet by her bodyguards. But then the judge overseeing the Houston case called a halt.

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