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Jury Selection Delayed In Tensing Retrial

Judge Leslie Ghiz will oversee the retrial of Ray Tensing.
Judge Leslie Ghiz will oversee the retrial of Ray Tensing.

Update 2 p.m. Shortly after Cincinnati Edition aired, Judge Leslie Ghiz vacated her order restricting media access during the Tensing retrial.

Original Post: Judge Leslie Ghiz is delaying jury selection in the retrial of former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing for the shooting death of Sam DuBose during a 2015 traffic stop. The first trial ended in a hung jury in November.

Judge Leslie Ghiz
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Judge Leslie Ghiz

The postponement is based on a pending appeals court hearing on media restrictions imposed by Judge Ghiz. The hearing is set for Wednesday.

WVXU reporter Tana Weingartneris covering the case, she joins us for an update. 

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