Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Criticism of the Volunteer Jury Bill

As some may recall, last week I posted about the efforts of a New Jersey state legislator who has introduced a bill to allow citizens to volunteer for jury duty.  The post and information about the bill can be found here.

This week the South Jersey Times has come out with an editorial criticizing the bill.  One of the main points made by the editorial is that

    [t]he main problem is that eagerness to do this civic duty rarely walks hand in hand with pure neutrality

To read the complete editorial go here

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