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Horrific court cases can lead to PTSD for lawyers, jurors

By the time Shayne Lund’s court case wrapped up this week, his lawyer had spent three years dealing with evidence relating to sex crimes against children and animals, wading through reams of graphic text messages and photos and hearing heart-wrenching testimony from victims. 743 more words


long and soft

You can do a lot in 12 hours if you just stop caring about how fucking tired you are and you force yourself to keep working and doing stuff. 1,215 more words

Jury Duty

A few moon cycles ago I received notice that I had been selected for jury duty. I thought for a minute of ways to get out of it, but then immediately thought better of myself and decided I was better to get through the process than delay it. 195 more words

Phillie Phanatic, Jay Wright Surprise Jurors At Criminal Justice Center

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Hundreds got a few big surprises after reporting for jury duty in Philadelphia this morning.

In Room 101 at the Criminal Justice Center prospective jurors gather. 185 more words


and nothing but the truth

Jury duty got real today. I volunteered to be the foreperson because they were trying to make a (stupid) old lady do it, and she didn’t want to so I volunteered. 194 more words

My Day as Elle Woods

It’s THROWBACK THURSDAY and to celebrate, I’m going to share tons of my baby pictures with you guys… because everyone loves seeing baby pictures, right?! 499 more words

152 'Jury Dodgers' Face Possible Jail Time After Skipping Duty At Detroit's District Court

DETROIT (WWJ) – The 36th District Court in Detroit is going after people who’ve failed to show up for jury duty.

The court is citing more than 150 people who who were summoned for jury duty twice, but failed to appear both times.  145 more words