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Saturday, May 28, 2005

Does a Juror's Use of the N Word Require a New Trial?

A former Third Circuit judge urges a new trial for a Texan sentenced to death by a jury that included a man who freely used the N word.  5th Circuit Opinion here, editorial here. [Jack Chin]

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