Trial by Jury

The jury system has been in our legal system for hundreds of years. It was first established in the 1215 Magna Carta, later in the... Continued

The Role of the Jury

In the 12th century Henry II took a major step to developing the jury system by setting up a system to resolve land disputes using... Continued

Grand jury

The grand jury plays an important role in the criminal process, but not one that involves a finding of guilt or punishment of a... Continued