854 ABA Journal Juries articles.
Counsel for Laura Albert said she met her contractual obligation. It didn’t matter that she wasn’t a male prostitute, her defense contended, nor that the book she wrote, “Sarah,” was…
Jun 25, 2007 6:23 PM CDT
Now is apparently the time to be a defense lawyer representing a paint manufacturer in big-bucks litigation over injuries allegedly caused by lead-based products manufactured decades ago.
Hard on the…
Jun 23, 2007 1:41 AM CDT
Was a literary hoax a fraud? That is the question a federal jury in New York City began deciding today, in a case brought by a movie production company to…
Jun 22, 2007 11:13 PM CDT
A decision by the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday reinforces the impact of sentencing guidelines, deemed to be advisory in an opinion two years ago.
The court held that appeals courts…
Jun 22, 2007 12:29 PM CDT
As the golden age of consumer class actions ends, the question now is whether they have any future
Jun 5, 2007 8:20 AM CDT
Forget what you know about who’s more likely to convict
Jun 5, 2007 7:06 AM CDT
State courts conduct about 149,000 jury trials each year, a number that calls into question reports that trials are vanishing on a widespread basis.
May 8, 2007 12:48 PM CDT
Study shows how jurors use questions, judge lawyers
Mar 17, 2007 8:36 AM CDT
South Dakota Bar Director Seeks Defeat of Initiative Permitting Suits Against Judges
Nov 24, 2006 12:55 PM CST
New Laws and Med-Mal Damage Caps Devastate Plaintiff and Defense Firms Alike
Oct 24, 2006 9:38 AM CDT
Jurors With an Agenda Can Batter Justice, and Experts Fear There Are More Than We Suspect
Oct 24, 2006 9:31 AM CDT
Massachusetts Case Renews Debate About Minority Representation on Federal Juries
Jan 10, 2006 3:50 PM CST
These Little-Notices Legal Developments Could be Making News This Year
Jan 8, 2006 7:48 PM CST
Lately, Judicial Independence Is Validated by Rulings but Questioned by Individuals
Jun 28, 2005 4:09 PM CDT
More States Are Adopting Jury Reforms, Freeing Jurors to Take Notes and Ask Questions. But Some Judges Are Slow to Embrace the Changes.
Apr 28, 2005 6:31 AM CDT