Former State Sen. Jim Preuitt, R-Talladega, right, and former Sen. Larry Means, D-Attalla, arrive at the federal building in Montgomery, Ala., Friday, Aug. 5, 2011. The trial of the nine defendants on... more 
Former State Sen. Jim Preuitt, R-Talladega, right, and former Sen. Larry Means, D-Attalla, arrive at the federal building in Montgomery, Ala., Friday, Aug. 5, 2011. The trial of the nine defendants on federal bribery and conspiracy charges is expected to go to the jury Friday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dave Martin
Fri, Aug 5, 2011 9:24 AM EDT