the last ditch

I learned about “criminal equity” (known in the US as 'jury nullification') during the legal history part of my long-ago law degree. ..

live updates: brooks guilty on all 76 counts

Both sides took about 50 minutes of time for their initial closing arguments, however, there was a long gap between them as Waukesha County Circuit Court Judge Jennifer Dorow sought to clarify that Darrell Brooks didn't have a right to bring up the concept of jury nullification in front of..

law school, but on tiktok

I mean, there are a lot of laws in the books like jury nullification that a lot of people don’t know about, but they are very interesting. ... Jury nullification. . Maclen: Yeah, it does. But there’s all these loopholes that are very interesting. ..

more people should get jury duty

Nullification occurs when a jury returns a verdict of “Not Guilty” though they believe the prosecution met their burden to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant was guilty of the charged violation. Jury nullification sends a power signal that 12 community..

law turning its gaze on climate accused

The practical result of jury nullification is that corporates targeted by protesters are receiving less protection from the criminal law. ... As the climate changes and social pressure mounts, jury nullification will be an interesting development to chart. . ..

sometimes, there is justice

By the abuses of the system that lead to in the, And it's also true that great many reasonable seeming discussions of jury nullification speak of times because of the injustice conviction would cause and leaders of such discussions might even pretend to be troubled US.. ..

napa grand jury weighs in on evacuation route

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