74 Seconds podcast: The jury deliberates

Prosecutor Jeffrey Paulsen made his closing arguments.
Prosecutor Jeffrey Paulsen made his closing arguments to the jury on Monday, June 12.
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In July 2016, police officer Jeronimo Yanez shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop. Yanez has been charged with manslaughter. Reporters from MPR News will follow the case, beginning with the traffic stop, in a new podcast called "74 Seconds."

Seventy-four seconds is the amount of time that elapsed between the moment Yanez turned on his squad car lights to the moment he fired the seventh and final shot into Castile's car.

Episodes launched May 22, and our coverage continues when the trial begins: On the podcast, on the radio and on our website at mprnews.org/74seconds.

Trial, Day 10: The jury deliberates

By early afternoon Monday, the prosecution and defense had made their final arguments.

The judge issued detailed instructions to the jury.

Deliberations began Monday afternoon, and will continue first thing Tuesday morning.

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