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A jury is a sworn body of people convened to render an impartial verdict officially submitted to ... themselves of crimes and then of the details of the crimes. Their function was therefore closer t...

What is the Role of a Jury in a Criminal Case? - FindLaw

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The right to a trial jury plays a central role in the justice system and it is important to understand the strengths, weaknesses, and function of the jury in a criminal ...

What's the purpose of juries? | Nolo.com

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In 1968, the U.S. Supreme Court expounded on the reasons for the constitutional right to trial by jury in criminal cases. (Duncan v. State of La., 391 U.S. 145 ...

The Role of Juries - American Bar Association

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The Role of Juries. A jury is a group of people summoned and sworn to decide on the facts in issue at a trial. The jury is composed of people who represent a ...

What is a Jury? | Ministry of Justice - Government of Jamaica

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A jury consists of twelve ordinary citizens who are able to apply their common- sense to the matter of determining the guilt or innocence of someone accused of  ...

Use of Jury Consultants – Courts

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The primary purpose of hiring a jury consultant is to help uncover hidden bias of potential jurors. Because preemptory challenges are limited, lawyers may be ...

Role of the Judge and jury - Law Handbook

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Jan 8, 2016 ... In a trial with a Judge and a jury, each have very different parts to play. The jury listen to the evidence and decide who or what to believe.

The Function of the Jury at the Trial – Courts

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The function of jury is to determine the facts based solely on a fair consideration of the evidence. The jury determines what evidence to accept, how important ...

The Role of the Jury - Sundaylaw.net

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IN a jury trial, the judge represents the letter of the law as voted by legislators and .... If they are to function effectively as the "conscience of the community," jurors ...

Trial by Jury | Cato Institute

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The jury was an essential safeguard of liberty long before the American Revolution. ... The purpose of trial by jury, as the Supreme Court itself has noted, is to ...

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Role of the jury - Citizens Information

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Feb 5, 2014 ... Information. The jury fulfils a very important function in the legal system. You are entitled to be tried by jury inless the alleged offence is a minor ...

Importance of Jury Service - US District Court • Southern District of ...

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Purpose of This Handbook ... Conduct of the Jury during the Trial ... of our rights and liberties is largely achieved through the teamwork of judge and jury who, ...

The Purpose of Juries - Nolan Chart

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Sep 25, 2010 ... Indeed, the purpose of jury trials is not that a group of random, everyday people plucked off the street can mindlessly apply the facts of a case to ...