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Mistrial in Kelly Whitney's robbery case

Updated: June 1, 2011, 8:47 PM ET
Associated Press

NEWARK, N.J. -- A judge declared a mistrial Wednesday in the armed robbery prosecution of a former Seton Hall basketball player after jurors were unable to reach a verdict.

Kelly Whitney was accused of robbing several students in an off-campus apartment in March 2010.

Former Pirates player Robert Mitchell pleaded guilty and testified against Whitney, saying he and Whitney robbed the students at gunpoint. But jurors were unable to reach a verdict on any of the 27 counts Whitney faced.

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