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Function of Juries &Jurors Doing Justice | 09 Apr 2015

-Grand Jury Is Right to Comment on Government Corruption

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Both the Dallas News and the Texas Tribune recently called a Travis County, Texas grand jury on the carpet in their editorial sections for the grand jury’s public statement regarding a government official who was not indicted but had been censured by the state legislature. The 390th Grand Jury addressed a special report to Judge […]

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Function of Juries &Jury Nullification | 19 May 2014

-Texas Man Faces Life in Prison for Baking Brownies

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In their ever tougher job of putting peaceful people behind bars for victimless offenses, prosecutors are now relying on artificially inflating the severity of marijuana offenses by fictionally magnifying the amount of the substance allegedly involved in the offense. Consider the case of Jacob Lavoro, whose prosecution was bumped from misdemeanor level to felony level—putting […]

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