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Rock Star: Rolling Stone Cover Boy Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Appears in Federal Court Today

Dzhokhar  appeared in court under heavy security Thursday ahead of his trial next month for the bombing of the Boston Marathon, telling the judge he was satisfied with his lawyers. 184 more words


Jury Persuasion For Mixed Gender Message Delivery.

Simple Jury Persuasion: Gender And Message Delivery And Framing, by Douglas Keene, The Jury Room Blog


Trial lawyers (and others who communicate to persuade) are always looking for a ‘silver bullet’ with which to gild their courtroom presentations.

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Trial Tips And Techniques

Arapahoe County Sends Out 9,000 Jury Summons In James Holmes Trial

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (CBS4)- Summons have gone out to find jurors for the James Holmes trial in the Aurora theater shooting from July 2012. Nine thousand have been sent to potential jurors, the most ever for a criminal case in Colorado. 374 more words


'Juror Problems' Before Selection is Complete

Time for preempt’ries.

Not yet! First a closed hearing.

A “juror issue.”


Jury selection was about to be completed with lawyers exercising the final challenges so 12 alternate jurors could join the 12 regular jurors who had already been selected. 34 more words


The Call.

Jury duty.

Stage one: Arrival.

All courtrooms: full. We, unwitting witness to a sentencing, sit and gawk and await our own fate of the day. 413 more words

Contemplative Essays

Norman Smart murder trial jury selection begins

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — Jury selection began, Monday morning, for the murder trial of Norman Smart — the man charged with the murder of his wife Lauren Brown-Smart… 188 more words