U.S. Supreme Court: Discharged Jurors May Be Recalled After Deliberations
(Opinion available. Document #77-160622-001Z.)
In a 6-2 decision, the majority acknowledged that the chance of tainting jurors is “extraordinary” but said the “power is limited in duration and scope, and must be exercised carefully to avoid any prejudice.”
Justice Sonia Sotomayer authored the...
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