TITLE

The justice system: Getting a fair trial

AUTHOR(S)
Gest, T.; Johnson, C.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/25/92, Vol. 112 Issue 20, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how the Rodney King verdict could change the way jurors are asked to do their jobs. Los Angeles Judge Stanley Weisberg ordered a retrial of officer Laurence Powell last week; What reformers contend; The need to allow civil litigants their chance to appear before juries; Studies that are influencing some judges to give jurors more information about cases; The prime lesson of the emerging research; More. INSET: Other hot-seat juries..
ACCESSION #
9205251810

 

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