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5 Things to Do to Prepare for Voir Dire

When next faced with preparing for jury voir dire examination before trial, consider these five practical suggestions. 326 more words

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Jury Instructions to Avoid a #Mistrial

Puerto Rico continues to be a very forward thinking Court when it comes to social media. Magistrate Judge Silvia Carreño-Coll issued the following Jury Instructions on Social Media usage in a product liability case: 268 more words

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Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments February 19th in Tsarnaev case

The First Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled oral arguments next Thursday, February 19th, to consider Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s request to move his death penalty trial out of Boston. 485 more words

Appeals Court To Hold Hearing On Tsarnaev's Latest Bid To Move Trial

BOSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday agreed to hold a hearing on a bid by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to move his trial outside Massachusetts. 670 more words

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Finding a Balanced Jury Can Be Tricky In High-Profile Cases

ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – Former juror David McCanless remembered the six weeks he spent on a jury well. He liked it.

“You know what I thought about the jury? 810 more words

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Individual questioning of potential jurors in Aurora theater shooting trial begins

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The judge, prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Aurora theater shooting trial began questioning potential jurors individually Wednesday.

They plan to interview nearly 1,000 jurors who were not dismissed after filling out a lengthy questionnaire. 417 more words

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Individual questioning of potential jurors in Aurora theater shooting trial begins

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The judge, prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Aurora theater shooting trial began questioning potential jurors individually Wednesday.

They plan to interview nearly 1,000 jurors who were not dismissed after filling out a lengthy questionnaire. 447 more words

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