A judge on Wednesday denied a pair of requests from Dennis DeMartin’s lawyers to dismiss the contempt of court charges he racked up as a juror in Wellington polo mogul John Goodman’s DUI manslaughter case.
DeMartin, 70, could face possible jail time if Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Jeffrey Colbath finds him guilty of contempt charges for withholding during jury selection the fact that DeMartin’s ex-wife had once been arrested for DUI — a fact that would have likely got him off the panel deciding Goodman’s March 2012 trial in the death of 23-year-old Scott Patrick Wilson.
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