Texas Gov. Greg Abbott crosses his fingers while awaiting jury selection Monday, April 27, 2015, and waits with other possible jurors to be called or dismissed during a break in selection at the Travis County Judicial Center in Austin, Texas. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott crosses his fingers while awaiting jury selection Monday, April 27, 2015, and waits with other possible jurors to be called or dismissed during a break in selection at the Travis County Judicial Center in Austin, Texas. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman via AP) Ralph Barrera AP
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott crosses his fingers while awaiting jury selection Monday, April 27, 2015, and waits with other possible jurors to be called or dismissed during a break in selection at the Travis County Judicial Center in Austin, Texas. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman via AP) Ralph Barrera AP

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