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Juror Delinquency in Criminal Trials in America, 1796-1996
(Michigan Law Review, 1996)
This article examines two aspects of the jury system that have attracted far less attention from scholars than from the popular press: avoidance of jury duty by some citizens, and misconduct while serving by others. ...
Postconviction Review of Jury Discrimination: Measuring the Effects of Juror Race on Jury Decisions
(Michigan Law Review, 1993)
As the Court has expanded its definition of jury selection techniques that violate constitutional standards, it has narrowed the circumstances that entitle defendants to postconviction relief. These two developments are ...
Juries and Prior Convictions: Managing the Demise of the Prior Conviction Exception to "Apprendi"
(SMU Law Review, 2014)
This essay offers a menu of procedural alternatives for coping with the potential, some would say inevitable, abandonment of the prior conviction exception to the rule in Apprendi v. New Jersey. It compiles options states ...