Re: LAW: Jury outcomes and selection [was: Nonproblems with Juries]

Date: Wed Feb 09 2000 - 19:26:13 MST

In a message dated 2/6/00 5:08:32 PM Central Standard Time, writes:

> In some of the literature, I read about this, it was argued
> that there was a legal basis for a jury providing a 3rd trial outcome
> (other than finding the defendent guilty or non-guilty). They could in
> find the law "invalid".

I beleive the term for this is "jury nullification". There's been quiet some
talk about it lately on the radio. Of course anything on AM is subject to

Salinas Kansas

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