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What a mistrial means for Roger Clemens and his attorneys

Last week U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton swiftly called a mistrial in the federal perjury trial of former baseball star Roger Clemens. Prosecutors were required to redact certain comments made by a congressman that would jeopardize the credibility of one witness. But the jury inadvertently saw the transcript while attorneys were in a private meeting. The trial lasted only two days so we wondered: What now?

Roger Clemens plays hardball

As a pitcher, Roger Clemens didn't merely get hitters out. He dominated them, brushed them back, threw at their heads. He sent messages. That dominating aspect of his personality apparently works less well off the field.