Closing Arguments - Episode 11 (What You Need to Know About Juries)
For most people, they're aware of the role a jury plays within a criminal court case. This is likely due to their favorite crime or courtroom drama! However, there's actually a lot of background information that's important for courts to consider when going through jury selection, as well as the power a jury holds within a given case.
On the latest installment of Closing Arguments, we're exploring the various items you should know about juries throughout Indiana, as well as the country as a whole.
0:06 - Introduction and overview on the topic of the day
1:27 - Jack's team has been busy in courtrooms lately
2:15 - Where juries ultimately come from
5:00 - Early English juries and what those looked like
9:10 - The Magna Carta and its role on the modern jury system
13:13 - A Constitutional Right to a jury
17:30 - The various types of juries that exist today
25:00 - What is a Coroner's Jury?
28:12 - Civil vs. Criminal juries in Indiana
35:00 - How are juries selected in Indiana?
38:20 - Compensation for jurors
41:24 - The power of a jury
49:20 - What potential jurors need to know!
55:00 - Closing remarks
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