The Fight Will Go On
John Goodman was convicted of DUI manslaughter in West Palm Beach. After his conviction, the Judge sentenced him to 16 years in prison after the conviction. However, his lawyers are trying to get him a new trial. That motion for a new trial was denied however the fight still goes on. Lawyers are now asking the Judge to throw out the conviction based on juror misconduct. One juror, in particular, conducted a drinking experiment during his tenure as a juror. The defense believes they are entitled to a new trial, the state disagrees. The fight will go on.