TITLE

Dumbing down

PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the problem of finding competent jurors for high-profile cases. Only a few juror candidates are available because many potential jurors are dismissed because they have heard about the crime or are deemed bias; Argument by some experts that potential jurors are rejected too quickly; In centuries past a juror's knowledge of a crime was an asset.
ACCESSION #
9310197577

 

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