Are Racial Comments Made During Jury Deliberations Grounds for a New Trial?

October 20th, 2016|

By: Candice Izaquirre, J.D. Candidate, May 2018, St. Thomas University School of Law.

Is eliminating discrimination during jury deliberations more important than a federal rule of evidence? People face discrimination in many ways and in different aspects of life, but this especially should not be the case in our criminal justice system when a defendant’s conviction depends on […]