Privileges, Duties

In the Federal Building on lower Broadway, in the heart of Manhattan's financial district, Federal Judge Bondy was holding court. A case was called and it was discovered that the jury panel had been exhausted. Morris Wilkenfeld and Louis Frankel, indicted for concealing assets from the trustee in charge of their bankrupt fur firm, were not to be thus saved from trial.

Judge Bondy ordered three deputy U. S. marshals to go down to the street and seize twelve citizens for jury duty. The marshals debouched...

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