Daily Archives: 1, March 14, 2017

Secret Jury Deliberations Not So Secret Anymore

Story image for supreme court jury bias from Must Read Alaska (blog)

Uh-oh: Juror statements can undo guilty verdict

Must Read Alaska (blog)Mar 11, 2017
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that statements made by a … to adequately screen potential jurors about their racial bias during voir …

“[I]t is questionable whether our system of trial by jury can endure this attempt to perfect it.” Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr.

Jury Secrecy Doesn’t Apply if Bias Taints Deliberations, Justices Rule

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that courts must make an exception to the usual rule that jury deliberations are secret when evidence emerges that those discussions were marred by racial or ethnic bias.

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Would The Trooper Be Under Review For Calling Any Law Enforcement Agency In The United States Of America Regarding An American Citizen With An Outstanding Felony Warrant?

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