Sam DuBose’s family calls for peaceful protests after Tensing mistrial

For a second time, the family of Sam DuBose saw Ray Tensing walk free when jurors failed to agree on a conviction, resulting in a mistrial.

“The family commends the prosecutors for their strong presentation in this case, but we are outraged that a second jury has now failed to convict Ray Tensing for the murder of our beloved Sam DuBose,” the family said in a statement distributed by their attorney, Al Gerhardstein.

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“We demand another retrial. We call on the community to join us in peaceful protest of this unjust result,” the statement said.