Juries

Criminal Justice

Pennsylvania supremes block any charges against state attorney general

Juries

Tsarnaev trial judge seals defense motion quoting juror questionnaires

Criminal Justice

Grand jury recommends perjury charge against Pennsylvania AG; she vows not to resign

Death Penalty

Jury selection begins in movie theater massacre trial

Storytelling

How lawyers can craft a case narrative to spark jurists’ and jurors’ interest

Court Security

Sheriff: Murderer’s claimed contact with 2 jurors in court elevator didn’t happen exactly as he says

Celebrities

Brad Pitt gets a pass on LA jury duty because his presence is too distracting

U.S. Supreme Court

Federal juror’s deliberation comments can’t be admitted to show voir dire dishonesty, SCOTUS rules

Criminal Justice

Grand juries almost always indict, federal stats show; is there a shooting exception for cops?

Criminal Justice

5th Circuit ruling could mean freedom for ‘Angola 3’ inmate held in solitary for 40-plus years

Careers

Once described as ‘creepy’ in judge’s opinion, former Sedgwick partner says he’s been vindicated

Constitutional Law

Judge’s omission of the word ‘not’ leads to reversal of sex-crime conviction

Criminal Justice

DOJ denounces ‘irresponsible’ leaks in Ferguson police-shooting case

Juries

Jodi Arias juror is dismissed after asking a reporter this question

Trials & Litigation

Sequestered juror’s Internet surfing at issue in Palm Beach polo mogul’s DUI manslaughter retrial

Trials & Litigation

Jury awards record $4.65M in death of homeless street preacher restrained by sheriff’s deputies

Trials and Litigation

Potential juror is jailed over Internet research on billionaire’s DUI manslaughter case

Juries

Tweet spurs probe of possible grand jury leak in Ferguson shooting

Criminal Justice

Man who shot teen in loud-music dispute convicted of murder in retrial with ‘racial overtones’

U.S. Supreme Court

Juror at center of SCOTUS case contests plaintiff’s version of events