Juries

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

Judiciary

Federal judge discloses his ‘stupid little trial’ remark after realizing juror may have heard it

Trials & Litigation

Co-worker who texted juror about case gets reply text from judge

Criminal Justice

Murder defendant has horns and 666 tattoo; picture will be shown in voir dire

Juries

Should pot be legal? Do you do crossword puzzles? Answers help lawyers pick jurors

Judiciary

Nevada chief justice is chosen as juror in criminal case