Juries

U.S. Supreme Court

Do notes highlighting prospective black jurors support a Batson violation? SCOTUS accepts case

Criminal Justice

Family law attorney who shot estranged husband is cleared by grand jury

Trials & Litigation

Man on trial in bail-jumping case exits courtroom as lawyers talk with judge in chambers

Criminal Justice

Accused art scammer is convicted after bizarre trial; dismissed juror has screaming fit about Nazis

Evidence

Top Massachusetts court refuses to dismiss 40,323 cases linked to rogue state evidence lab chemist

Legal Ethics

Paralegal’s ex testifies, says she admitted DUI setup of opposing trial lawyer

Constitutional Law

Judge dismisses entire 112-member jury pool over lack of racial diversity

Juries

Sanitation worker, day trader among jurors selected in trial of Dewey leaders

Juries

Juror claims attempted food tampering by another panel member in code-theft case

Law Firms

Dewey trial expected to be ‘long legal slog’; what type of jurors will defense seek?

Trials & Litigation

US Supreme Court’s chief justice shows up for jury duty

Juries

Lawyer chosen as juror in trial of accused theater shooter James Holmes

Criminal Justice

Tsarnaev found guilty in Boston Marathon bombing trial; could get death penalty

Criminal Justice

Jury recommends life sentence for woman convicted in granddaughter’s running death

Trials & Litigation

Man dodges jury duty 11 times but is arrested when he comes to court to contest child-support ruling

Prosecutors

After indicted lawmaker seeks dismissal, due to US attorney’s remarks, Bharara dials it down

Legal Ethics

Juror accused of lying about her past is indicted, excused from murder trial

Features

A new defense approach to storytelling changes capital cases in Texas

Constitutional Law

Gay man refuses to serve on a jury in courthouse where clerk won’t perform same-sex weddings

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer blamed for reversed verdict feels vindicated by appellate ruling that judge abused discretion