The Daily Beast reports that Maddy, also known as Juror B29, spoke with Lisa Bloom about her experience. They have published an excerpt from Bloom’s just published Suspicion Nation.
Maddy revealed that she was fed up before the trial was over. Being the only minority on the jury, she said that she was sequestered with five White women who didn’t understand her. They demeaned, mocked and trivialized her. She was ready to leave and return home saying, “If they had to put me in jail for going home, then put me in jail.” Read the rest of this entry
In an interview with “Inside Edition,” Maddy, Juror B29 in the George Zimmerman trial, said that her life was ruined by the trial because she lost friends and a full-time nursing home job. She revealed that her family is close to being evicted from her four-bedroom home in Seminole County. As “Inside Edition” toured Maddy’s home, they found its practically empty, and captured the gas company delivering a disconnect notice. Her family is facing eviction from their home. Read the rest of this entry