Jury deliberates in Semrau court martial

CBC News

Deliberations continued Sunday in the military trial of a Canadian Forces captain charged with second-degree murder in the death of an unarmed insurgent in Afghanistan.

A military jury in Gatineau, Que., began its deliberations Saturday afternoon in the case of 36-year-old Capt. Robert Semrau and met again all day Sunday.

But a question from the four-member panel about evidence kept lawyers arguing for hours, preventing a verdict on the weekend.

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