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After two months, city jail gang case nears jury
After two months, city jail gang case nears jury

After more than two months of testimony, the federal trial of eight defendants in the Baltimore City Detention Center corruption case is expected to be presented to the jury for deliberations as soon as Wednesday. Defense attorneys for the two inmates, five corrections officers and one kitchen worker accused of conspiring with the Black Guerrilla Family gang told jurors in closing arguments this week that the government's case is full of broad allegations based on hearsay "It's been a long trial," attorney Kevin McCants, who is representing defendant Clarissa Clayton, told jurors Tuesday. "You've heard from the defense attorneys over and over. But for good...

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