Stories about good dogs, bad dogs and dogs that bite dominated the conversation today during jury selection for a couple whose animals fatally mauled a San Francisco woman. A number of prospects expressed the view that owners must be responsible for the behavior of their dogs. Most said they could put aside everything they had heard about the case and consider it anew, but one man was adamant in his views. The man said, “One human being is dead. Someone must take the responsibility. Someone is guilty.´´
Yesterday, 37 people were placed in a pool of potential jurors for the trial of attorneys Marjorie Knoller and her husband, Robert Noel, joining 35 people who were selected Tuesday.