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Voir Dire & Jury Selection Archive
by Ken Broda-Bahm, Ph.D.Posted on November 5, 2013 | 1 CommentHow can the Defense attorney strike back at the Reptile? Here's how.
by Adam B. Shniderman, M.A.Posted on November 5, 2013 | 2 CommentsNeutralizing negative pretrial publicity…before trial, in voir dire, and during trial.
by Michael J. Bernstein, PhD and Ethan Zell, PhDPosted on November 5, 2013 | No CommentsIs it possible we really do not know our own political leanings?
by Kathy Kellermann, Ph.D.Posted on November 5, 2013 | 2 CommentsExtra-evidentiary ideas, thoughts, and associations make their way into your courtroom and deliberation room. How? Read on.
by Ronald J. Matlon, Ph.D.Posted on August 1, 2013 | No CommentsAll potential jurors have biases and prejudices. Individual bias stems from all we experience, and shapes the perceptions we, as jurors, have of evidence. These perceptions can certainly influence final jury verdicts. Identifying juror bias is critical. Yet, “the detection of juror bias is a serious challenge in contemporary jury […]
by Ken Broda-Bahm, Ph.D.Posted on August 1, 2013 | No CommentsThis scenario happens at some point in nearly every voir dire. First, a juror reveals a bias for or against one of the parties. Juror: I just really don’t trust big companies. What with all the media stories and all the scandals, well, I just think that they are in […]
by Alan Tuerkheimer, M.A., J.D.Posted on August 1, 2013 | 1 CommentIt’s time for voir dire, but is anybody listening? Are jurors listening to attorneys? Are attorneys listening to jurors? More often than not the answer is no. Regardless of case type or jurisdiction, jurors are checking out. Their attention spans are flat-lining during a crucial phase of trial – voir […]
by ASTC Member Trial ConsultantsPosted on August 1, 2013 | 1 CommentVideos from the ABA’s 2012 National Symposium of the American Jury System: The Optimal Jury Trial are now available for viewing on line. http://www.americanbar.org/groups/justice_center/american_jury.html The symposium included panels on jury size and jury selection, jurors asking questions, giving preliminary jury instructions on the law, allowing attorneys to make interim statements […]
by James McGee, M.A.Posted on March 31, 2013 | 9 CommentsIn which direction does social power change how we see case facts and hear your story? Original research with tips on application.