You Should Know About Jury Nullification

Jury Nullification

In addition to the need for a jury to convict, and the prohibition against re-trying a person for the same crime, a third aspect of our justice system had to develop in order to invest juries with the power to nullify a crime: juries cannot be punished for “corrupt or incorrect verdicts.”

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