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Day 11: Justin Ross Harris jury selection may be nearing end

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Day 11: CBS46's Vince Sims is in the courtroom as potential jurors are questioned for the trial of Justin Ross Harris. 

Harris is on trial in the death of his son, Cooper Harris.

Harris told investigators he forgot 22-month-old Cooper was in his car when he went to work on June 18, 2014. Cooper was found dead more than seven hours later.

This is the third week of jury selection in the case. The number of qualified potential jurors is at 31. They need between 40 to 60 people so they can start selecting a jury of 12 and alternates.

Sims tweeted that one potential juror who was supposed to be in court did not show up. It was later determined that the man was in California and will arrive in Atlanta Tuesday morning. 

The attorney's today had no arguments over who to keep and who to excuse as potential jurors. On Friday there was a juror who's wife once worked for an attorney.

"She is a former assistant district attorney, a former prosecutor just like Mr. Boring and I is that correct," Prosecutor Jesse Evans asked a juror.

But it was likely his bias that got him excused.

"Your opinion is that he is guilty, you have a bias and prejudice, you are not impartial very clearly correct," Defense attorney Bryan Lumpkin asked.

Another juror that was questioned Friday was qualified today even though he had strong christian beliefs about being on the jury.

"I kind of feel like I would have to follow you know the laws that are read to me and I would just have to pray that it would be okay," a potential juror said.

Another interesting quote from a juror was "The question is how guilty. I’d want to see the evidence to see how guilty."

Here are more tweets by CBS46's Vince Sims as he sits in on Day 11 of the trial:

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