OK, them’s the rules of the justice system. If a juror or jurors decide that party fanaticism goes before justice, then they can hang the process to get their preferred result, facts and evidence be damned.
It’s just the way it is.
Something to keep in mind for future conservative jurors, though.
Sauce for the goose and all that…
No, we don’t really give a fuck. They picked the rulebook they want to play by, we’ll be happy to comply.