Barry Bonds ordered to enter new plea
SAN FRANCISCO -- Barry Bonds' perjury trial is fast approaching and the lawyers and judge are still scrambling to set limits and rules for the monthlong proceedings scheduled to start March 21.
On Friday, U.S. District Judge Susan Illston ordered Bonds to enter a plea for the third time since he was initially charged in 2007 with lying to a grand jury about his steroids use. The new plea was needed because prosecutors the day before filed a revised indictment, cutting the number of charges ...
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