At trial’s end, Valle’s fate will rest with a jury of six men and six women, most of whom are college-educated and have lived in Manhattan or New York’s suburbs most of their lives. One collects antiques. Two are amateur musicians.
A 50-year-old woman on the jury wrote of her film preferences: ‘‘Without my husband, horror movies; with my husband, everything else.’’
Associated Press Writer Larry Neumeister contributed to this report.