TITLE

Twelve Angry Tweeters

AUTHOR(S)
Haltom, Bill
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Trial Practice;Spring2010, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses reports of jurors in trials being caught googling and tweeting, and even blogging reports while sitting in the jury. In Florida, a mistrial was declared by a federal judge after at least nine jury members admitted to conducting Internet research during the trial, while a judge is being asked by defense attorneys in Arkansas to overturn a 12 million U.S. dollars jury verdict after the discovery of a tweet by one of the jurors.
ACCESSION #
75243764

 

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