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Tuesday, November 23, 2004

California Revamping Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases

Npr_logo Studies show that jurors are often confused by legal jargon when the judge instructs them on the law at the end of a criminal case.  NPR reports on the controversy surrounding California's attempt to simplify these instructions.  To listen, click here.  [Mark Godsey]

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/2004/11/california_reva.html

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