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Attorneys Give Additional Closing Arguments In Attempt To Sway Jury In Britney Spears Case

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    Attorneys in Britney Spears’ driving case made a new round of closing arguments in an attempt to spur the jury toward a verdict.

    Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James A. Steele allowed prosecution and defense attorneys to restate their cases for 11 minutes Tuesday morning.

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    The move came after the jury of eight women and four men again told the judge on Tuesday that they couldn’t reach a verdict.

    Deliberations began on Friday.

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    Spears was charged with driving without a valid license stemming from a hit-and-run accident in August 2007. If convicted of the misdemeanor charge, Spears faces jail time and a fine.

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