Jury Selection

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Aspen Publishers Online, 2009 - Law - 430 pages
Here is an outstanding source that combines expert analysis of the law governing jury selection with a full and definitive explanation of all current scientific methodology employed in that process. Beginning with in-depth exploration of the legal issues in jury law today, Jury Selection, Fourth Edition goes on to provide detailed guidance--available in no other single source--on such crucial topics and procedures as:
  • Background investigation
  • Community attitude surveying
  • Batson challenges
  • Voir dire techniques and strategies
  • Nonverbal communication
With specific courtroom applications of all the relevant scientific methodology, Jury Selection, Fourth Edition is a must for the litigator who wants to use the most advanced techniques available to ensure a fair-minded and unprejudiced jury.

 

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Contents

Chapter
1-20
compelled by the Constitution to offer an explanation for the exercise
1-28
Chapter 1
3-1
Chapter 3
3-3
Chapter 4
4-1
Chapter 36
5-36
PRETRIAL PREPARATION
5-45
Chapter 6
6-1
Chapter 27
27-1
Chapter 28
28-1
a habeas petitioner whose conviction had become final before Batson
29-24
Chapter 46
29-43
Chapter 30
30-1
Chapter 31
31-1
ANGER
31-23
JURY SELECTION
31-39

Chapter 7
7-1
Chapter 12
7-12
A DECIDING WHETHER TO
7-44
Chapter 8
8-1
INDICATIVE RESEARCH IN DIFFICULTOR COMPLEX JURY
9-1
THE THEME DEVELOPMENT STUDY
9-6
Chapter 10
10-10
Chapter 13
12-1
THE ISSUES STUDY
13-1
Chapter 14
14-1
Chapter 15
15-1
Chapter 16
16-1
Chapter 21
16-21
Chapter 17
17-1
VOIR DIRE
17-33
Chapter 5
18-5
JURY SELECTION FOR AN UNPOPULAR CLIENT
18-8
Chapter 11
18-25
Chapter 37
18-37
THE SUMMARY TRIAL
21-11
Chapter 22
22-1
Chapter 23
23-1
Chapter 24
23-24
Chapter 2
24-1
USING
25-1
NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION
25-23
culmination of a dream The dream began years ago when as a fledging
32-12
Chapter 33
33-1
Including Documents and Witnesses
33-42
B HOW TO CHOOSE AN EXPERT OR CONSULTANT
33-44
Displays?
33-46
Chapter 34
34-1
STATUTES RULES AND CASE LAW ONJURY SELECTION
34-2
Chapter 19
34-19
Chapter 35
35-1
Chapter 40
37-7
Chapter 38
38-1
Chapter 39
39-1
TIPS FROM TRIAL JUDGES ON COURT ROOM PROCEDURE
40-1
E DEMEANOR AND CONDUCT IN COURT
40-2
Chapter 41
41-1
CONDUCTING VOIR DIRE
41-2
E USE OF PROFESSIONAL JURY CONSULTANT
41-52
Chapter 42
42-1
FOCUSING ON THE THEORY AND THEME
42-2
Chapter 43
43-1
LOCATING AND WORKING WITH DOCUMENT
44-2
1
44-37
SOCIAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS
44-53
Index
I-1
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