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George Zimmerman Trial: What Happens If There Is A 'Hung Jury'?

George Zimmerman Trial: What Happens If There Is A 'Hung Jury'?

UPDATED 6:58 PM EDT Jul 13, 2013

How long did it take for jurors to decide some of the most high-profile cases in recent history? Check out this list.

If the jury tells the judge it can't make a unanimous decision on all charges, the judge will read an Allen Charge to the jury -- a strongly worded letter encouraging deadlocked jurors to continue deliberations until they reach a verdict. An Allen Charge can only be read once during deliberations.

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