A "dynamite charge
" is an order to a deadlocked jury to come up with some sort of verdict, and historically, the appellate courts do not look warmly upon this tactic.
However, the most informative geophysical survey is the seismic method which measures the vibration energy (shock waves) that is reflected from rock layers when a dynamite charge
is exploded in shallow holes near the Earth's surface.
Rather than allow a mistrial, presiding judge Jack Weinstein gave the jury a "dynamite charge
," in effect convincing them that they had to come to a verdict of some kind.
Worst of all were the rocks that flew over the new motorway embankment, from dynamite charges
exploding, breaking windows in Mount and Roman Avenues.
Almost as much fun as the Fourth was accompanying Uncle Owie when he set dynamite charges
in a tunnel at Uncle Freddy's mining claim in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
Calder Hall is ringed by Dynamite charges
; End of era..
Eustaquio Picachuci, a 47-year-old Bolivian, blew himself up March 30 in front of the Bolivian congress by exploding dynamite charges
, which also killed two policeman and wounded 10 other.