Mar 27, 2015 5:08 PM by News Staff
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A judge has ordered a jury to resume deliberations in a Silicon Valley gender bias case after a discrepancy was discovered in the jury count.
The development came Friday after a court clerk had announced in court that the jury had decided that the firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female worker.
The jury was re-polled after the announcement and a discrepancy was found in the vote total.
The jury in San Francisco was deliberating in a lawsuit filed by Ellen Pao against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
The lawsuit claimed she was fired when she complained about discrimination.
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