Suja A. Thomas – Scholarly papers and essays found at the Social Science Research Network. The author writes on the intent and practice of the Seventh Amendment. These are excellent essays well worth the time to read.
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Jury Nullification in Conscience Cases, William M. Kunstler
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Essay by William. M. Kunstler that appeared in the Virginia Journal of International Law.
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Increase in Jury Nullification Verdicts Seen, Don Doig
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It's nice to know that years of effort by thousands of FIJA activists, involving thousands of news articles, media interviews, letters to the editor, scholarly articles and the distribution...
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More than facts were missing from the Federal Courtroom where Ed Rosenthal was tried and convicted last month. An informed jury was missing, and had been carefully excluded during the process of jury...
The Power of One Juror to Protect Your Rights, Robert Thornton
» 32.0 KiB - 799 hits - April 10, 2009
A timely article about changes in the law which allow convictions with less than unanimous jury verdicts.
Trial By Jury
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Forgotten Sentinel, Harvey Wysong
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