'Cold Cash' Looms Large In Jefferson Trial

Washington Times:
It has become known as the case of the congressman with cash in the freezer.

And as jury selection begins Tuesday in the corruption case of former Rep. William J. Jefferson, Louisiana Democrat, the cold cash will continue to loom large. To make sure the publicity hasn't created prejudice against Mr. Jefferson, Judge T.S. Ellis III agreed with a defense request to ask potential jurors whether they have heard the infamous detail.
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