Will they press ahead immediately with another trial of Porter?
Or will they turn their attention to other officers charged in Gray's death, notably Officer Caesar R.
Both sides will want to go over the transcripts and figure out what worked well and what didn't.
It's not clear that either side would head into a second trial with an advantage because each gets a chance to analyze their own performance and that of their opponents."I think it's a wash," Murphy said.
But they did not present witnesses to rebut statements that few officers ever use seat belts on detainees.
Porter after jurors said they had failed to reach an agreement on any of the charges against him in the death of Freddie Gray.
Alperstein, a former city prosecutor who watched the trial.
"Officer Porter, in his statements, very clearly shifts blame to Goodson.
Analysts can only speculate on what might have influenced members of the jury. Mosby announced charges May 1, her office has faced questions about whether it moved too quickly in the case.
Wednesday's outcome should blunt some of those criticisms, analysts said.