An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday in the Chandra Levy murder case for Ingmar Guandique, who investigators say has been a person of interest in the case since 2002 and will be charged with first-degree murder upon his transfer from a California federal prison to the District.
This morning prosecutors plan to reject the request. They say that handing over potential juror names to the defense could discourage those being summoned from returning questionnaires.
Prosecutors argue that even if the charge is true, it doesn’t mean that the court system excludes Hispanics from jury selection.
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