Monthly Archives April 2016

Your Civil Duty

Ours is a nation governed by law, and jury duty is the privilege and responsibility of all of us who expect a fair and impartial system of justice for everyone. Consequently, no one is excluded from jury duty, and those who serve should regard it as a chance to get an inside look at the American justice system. The court determines whether a juror drawn from the selection pool is acceptable through a procedure known as ‘voir dire’ (meaning ‘to speak the truth’). It involves questioning the jurors to determine their fitness to hear a particular case and provides the
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