Florida Plans To Retry Michael Dunn

Defendant Michael Dunn is brought into the courtroom just before 5 p.m., where Judge Russell Healey announced that the jury was deadlocked on charge one and have verdicts on the other four charges as they deliberate in the trial of Dunn, Saturday Feb. 15, 2014 for the shooting death of Jordan Davis in November 2012. (Bob Mack/The Florida Times-Union via AP)

Hours after a verdict came in, State Attorney Angela Corey said she planned to retry 47-year-old software engineer Michael Dunn, who is white, for the killing of black teenager Jordan Davis at a Jacksonville, Fla., convenience store two years ago.

On Saturday, a jury found Dunn guilty of multiple counts of attempted murder for shooting into a car of teenagers in an argument over loud music, but jurors were unable to reach a verdict on a first-degree murder charge.

Miami defense lawyer and former assistant U.S. attorney David Weinstein joins Here & Now’s Meghna Chakrabarti to explain the verdict.

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