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Juries on Trial
Aired 9/30/1994

Media attention is focusing the publicís watchfulness on the issue of jury selection, as demonstrated by the recent O.J. Simpson murder trial. Some experts say that publicity, prejudice, and complexity are destroying the jury system.
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  Lani Guinier
    University of Pennsylvania Law School
  Robert Bork
    Senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, former U.S. Solicitor General, and the author of Coercing Virtue: The Worldwide Rule of Judges.
  Fred Cate
    senior fellow at the Annenberg Washington Program in Communication Policy Studies, law professor-University of Indiana
  Paul Rothstein
    Media attention is focusing the publicís watchfulness on the issue of jury selection, as demonstrated by the circus surrounding the recent O.J. Simpson murder trial. Some experts say that publicity, prejudice, and complexity are destroying the jury system

Originally Aired: 9/30/1994

   
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