Clinton Portis fraud trial results in hung jury; ex-NFL'er in plea talks after mistrial

Sep 2, 2021

The trial of former NFL running back Clinton Portis on federal fraud charges has resulted in a hung jury.

The verdict form reveals that jurors were deadlocked on all counts as to Portis. As of Tuesday afternoon, a note from jurors to the presiding judge indicated that the jurors were “very hung up” on Portis and that “tempers are running hot.” On Wednesday, the jurors determined that a verdict could not be reached.

Source: Mike Florio (Pro Football Talk)