Posted Wednesday, January 20, 2010 11:48 AM | Contributed by Jeff
As jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of Wild West World founder Thomas Etheredge, the defense filed a motion to limit information on Etheredge's previous fraud conviction. The motion requested that Sedgwick County District Judge Ben Burgess instruct the jury that Etheredge was no longer obligated to repay investors $787,000 in the Bethany Trust case.
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Okay this is an interesting twist. Puts a whole different light on things that's for sure.
This story is just pure entertainment. Seriously. If you indeed can "look past the past", what do you see? I wonder how many jurors were confused by the question. ;)
"If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins." --- Benjamin Franklin
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