Defense lawyer for ex-Goldman Sachs programmer requests mistrial

April 28, 2015 8:10 PM

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NEW YORK, April 28 (Reuters) - The defense attorney for a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc programmer accused of stealing the investment bank's high-frequency trading code has asked a Manhattan judge for a mistrial.

The motion Sergey Aleynikov's lawyer came after Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Daniel Conviser said that two of the jurors apparently had a interpersonal conflict and one of them was concerned about food having been tampered with. Conviser said he would rule on Wednesday morning on the mistrial mot...

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