(ANI): A date has been set for the retrial of two people accused of
conspiring to extort money from Hollywood actor John Travolta
following the death of his son Jett. The case begins in the Bahamas
on 6 September and is expected to last four weeks, reports the
Former senator Pleasant Bridgewater and paramedic Tarino
Lightbourneare are alleged to have demanded 17.2 million pounds
from the 'Pulp Fiction" star and his wife Kelly Preston to keep
secret a document relating to Jett's death.
A mistrial was declared in October after Bahamian politician
Picewell Forbes claimed on live TV that one of the accused had been
cleared. Supreme Court Justice Anita Allen suspected possible
misconduct as the jury were still in deliberations at the time.