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Jury deliberating case of former BHAS superintendent Dr. Seawood

Dr. Seawood trial 12/13/17

BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. -- The jury started deliberations in the embezzlement trial of Dr. Leonard Seawood, the former superintendent of Benton Harbor Area Schools, on Thursday.

During court, the charges against Seawood were amended.

He was originally charged with embezzlement and obtaining money by false pretenses.

The charges were amended to reflect specific date ranges for the false pretenses charges.

The jury requested to hear the audio of part of Dr. Seawood's testimony. After they listened to his testimony, they were dismissed for the evening.

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