Already they have been able to delay opening arguments, scheduled for January 25th. They contend, reports Bloomberg, that "more than eight-in-10 potential jurors have made up their minds or were personally affected by the attack." Jury selection had begun on January 5th. It has not been completed.
With the faces of prospective jurors blanked out, the interviewing process has been streamed through online video to journalists in another room. From their reports, it was obvious how many had been directly impacted by the bombing or indirectly associated. For example, one prospect had treated the wounds of the victims.