Juror #11 at the Ted Stevens trial, the one who filled in as an alternate, after Juror #4 skipped town feigning the death of her father to attend a horse race, is talking to KTUU in Anchorage.
She’s also been blogging about the trial, and the posts are witty, irreverent and downright fascinating. But she showed a more serious side as “Colleen Walsh”, (her real name), during the three segment interview. You’ll have to sit through a really bad local commercial for Heritage Art & Frames three times, but here it is:
The negative impression left by Stevens and his wife on the jurors was picked up by an observer at the trial who noted, “I think Ted’s toast.”
Whether Stevens’ appeal goes anywhere remains to be seen, but there’s still plenty of courtroom drama left in this story.