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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
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Topic - Joanne Fraill
A British juror and a defendant have been found guilty of contempt of court for discussing a drug and corruption trial on Facebook.
A British juror will be sent to jail for discussing a drug and corruption trial with a defendant on Facebook, a judge said Tuesday.
According to The Guardian newspaper, in one exchange Sewart asked Fraill how deliberations were going and Fraill replied: "Cant get anyone to go either no one budging pleeeeeese don't say anything cause jamie they could all miss trial."
Fraill pleaded guilty to contempt, acknowledging that she communicated with Sewart and also researched the case online while serving on the jury.