Today’s lesson of colloquial expression
640. a hung jury 評決不能の陪審
- this refers to a jury (in a courtroom) that is unable to reach a consensus and, therefore, unable to reach a verdict
1. The result of the trial, after weeks of testimony and deliberation, was a hung jury.
2. If the case results in a hung jury, then we’ll have to start all over again with a new trial.