There was an objection, then a response and a quick ruling from Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Jeffrey Colbath. It lasted less than 20 seconds, but that was all it took Monday for Dennis DeMartin to forget everything — again.
“It just went blank again,” DeMartin said of his mind, throwing his hands up.
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Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Jeffrey Colbath is expected to rule soon on whether International Polo Club Palm Beach founder John Goodman will get a new trial in his DUI manslaughter case surrounding allegations of misconduct by juror Dennis DeMartin.
If Colbath denies a new trial, then the matter will return to the 4th District Court of Appeal.
Goodman, meanwhile, remains on house arrest at his Wellington compound after posting a $7 million bond.