Jurors

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Getting Out Of Jury Duty

The rules of court will excuse you from jury duty for a number of reasons – but not just cause you don’t want to do it.

08/27/2014

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New Jersey Man Guilty Of Directing Woman In Child Sex Acts

Jurors in Camden County have convicted a New Jersey man of directing a woman to initiate sexual activities between a 13-year-old boy and an 8-year-old girl.

06/03/2014

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Dressing For Court

Can you be sanctioned for being badly dressed in court? In a word, yes.

07/31/2013

A Juror’s Duty Not To Do Independent Research

The rule is juror’s are to do no independent research online during a trial and violation of that rule can and does lead to mistrials – or worse.

03/05/2013

Getting Out Of Jury Duty

One of the most common questions asked of a lawyer is: how can I get out of jury duty? So what is your responsibility to report for jury duty, and your employer’s responsibility to let you?

05/02/2012

Closing Arguments Set In Trial Of Fatal Carjacking That Began At An Atlantic City Casino

Jurors are set to hear closing arguments Thursday at the trial of a man accused in a fatal carjacking that began at an Atlantic City casino.

04/19/2012

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Deportation At Stake In NJ Webcam Spying Case

After weeks of testimony, the case that kick-started national conversations about gay youths and Internet privacy was sent Wednesday to a jury that must decide whether a former Rutgers University student is a criminal or just a young man who was confused by seeing two men kiss.

03/14/2012

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