U.S. Supreme Court Quote

“[The] purpose of a jury is to . . . make available the common sense judgment of the community as a hedge against the overzealous or mistaken prosecutor and in preference to the professional or perhaps over conditioned or biased response of a judge.”

~ U.S. Supreme Court

Taylor v. Louisiana, 419 U.S. 522, 530 (1975)

Ratings and Comments


Mike, Norwalk

Just one of the scratches on that surface that is truth.

jim k, Austin, Tx

The defendent and the law are both on trial in every criminal case.

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