The Jury Room
Posts explore "how research findings and current events inform juror decision-making; uncovering juror bias; how values, attitudes and life experiences affect our choices and decisions; and what makes particular witnesses and evidence powerful or pointless. We continue to track 'my brain made me do it' defenses and apply recent research to our ongoing work." One ongoing series of posts identifies "simple jury persuasion" strategies.
Author: Douglas Keene and Rita Handrich are litigation consultants at Keene Trial Consulting in Austin, Texas.