What is the Longest Criminal Trial in U.S. History?

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The McMartin Preschool Abuse Trial, Los Angeles County (1987 to 1990). It was also the most expensive trial in US history for the prosecution – $15 million. No one was found guilty, but the lives of the defendants were irreparably damaged, and many children were emotionally harmed.

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