petit juror

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a member of a petit jury

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68) In addition, grand jurors, unlike petit jurors, are not restricted from hearing certain types of information, and the Rules of Evidence are, for the most part, inapplicable to grand jury proceedings.
For example, petit jurors regularly make beyond reasonable doubt determinations, which are legal in nature.
234) While petit jurors receive instructions from both the prosecutor and the judge, grand jurors can, and do, receive similar instructions.
350) Moreover, this training issue is equally, if not more, applicable to petit jurors.
As noted above, one of the most remarkable aspects of the debate over Bushell's Case involves the Tories' willingness to concede that petit jurors have a right to find law.
This is arguably a miscitation of Hussey, as the Massachusetts ease involved two petit jurors who had served on the grand jury that had indicted the defendants, rather than jurors who had explicitly expressed an opinion as to the defendant's guilt during voir dire.
At the beginning of the path was a question: How does race or gender discrimination in the selection of petit jurors affect the fairness of trials?
More importantly, they would allow the whole Court to announce coherently what its factions have suggested incoherently - namely, that race and gender discrimination in the selection of petit jurors makes criminal verdicts unreliable.