February 25, 2006 - Posted at 1:01 p.m. CST
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) _ Jurors in the Texas murder trial of a
woman accused of cutting off her baby's arms have been sequestered
and will resume deliberations for a fourth day today.
The jurors had deliberated for two days in the trial of Dena
Schlosser before sending a note to the judge Thursday saying they
couldn't agree on a verdict. The judge directed them to keep
Among the notes sent to the judge was a request for him to
define ``deliberation'' and the precise role of a juror.
Defense attorney David Haynes and prosecutor Curtis Howard say
they've never heard of such a request.
Schlosser pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the 2004
death of her ten-month-old daughter, Margaret. Police say they
found the woman soaked in blood, holding a knife and listening to a