September 11, 2015 KOAT
John Day, KOAT legal analyst, breaks down the Steve Casaus verdict in the Omaree Varela child abuse trial. Jurors deliberated for eleven hours and found Steve Casaus guilty on 5 charges including child abuse with reckless disregard. However, the most severe charge, child abuse resulting in death, the jury found Steve Casaus not guilty. John Day explains to KOAT why the jury found Steve Casaus not guilty of child abuse resulting in death and what the guilty verdict means for Steve Casaus regarding jail time.
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