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Trial against Painter continues Friday

2 years 11 months 2 weeks ago December 19, 2013 Dec 19, 2013 Thursday, December 19 2013 December 19, 2013 9:17 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- Friday, jurors will continue deliberating whether or not former Alcohol Tobacco Control Commissioner Murphy Painter is guilty of computer fraud and lying to the FBI.

At 10:00 Thursday night, they decided to end deliberations for the day and return the following morning.

Painter, accused of spying on women he worked with and met around town, is being tried before a federal judge.

Earlier Thursday, the judge threw out three aggravated identity theft charges against Painter.
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