Newsflash: THEY'RE NOT FUCKING CHARGING HIM.
We all know how this shit works. There are two justice systems. People like him are never held accountable. People like YOU are held accountable for whatever you do, and half of what THEY do.
He's not worried about the jury pool. He's worried about people in California thinking he's OJ fucking Simpson.
Immediately thought this was planned out through his legal team and ABC ate it up, doing whatever to help. Mr executive producer.
Of course it was, no avenue will go unexplored by the devious Baldwin try every tactic to spring their employer with the very lightest sentence that can be bought.
I agree with Leo, this was a well planned and thought out excuse.