Mistrial Declared In Britney Spears Driving Case

October 21, 2008

A mistrial was declared on Thursday in the Britney Spears driving without a license case..Hollywood (ChattahBox) – A mistrial was declared on Thursday in the Britney Spears driving without a license case.

Britney Spears was facing a misdemeanor for driving without a license in the state of California.

The jury was deadlocked though 10-2 in favor of the singer being deemed innocent.

Judge James A. Steele stated that “The jury is hopelessly deadlocked, and I declare this a mistrial.”

The case was later dismissed, following three days of jury deliberation.

Britney Spears was accused of driving without a license in California in August 2007.

Her defense stated that she carried a Louisiana license since that is her real home.


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