Verdict : assessing the civil jury system /

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Corporate Authors: Brookings Institution, American Bar Association. Section of Litigation
Other Authors: Litan, Robert E., 1950-
Format: Book
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution, c1993
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Table of Contents:
  • The history and objectives of the civil jury system / Stephan Landsman
  • The regulatory function of the civil jury / Marc Galanter
  • Justifying the civil jury / George L. Priest
  • Inside the black box : what empirical research tells us about decisionmaking by civil juries / Robert MacCoun
  • Civil juries and complex cases : taking stock after twelve years / Richard Lempert
  • Attitudes toward the civil jury : a crisis of confidence? / Valerie P. Hans
  • What jurors think : expectation and reactions of citizens who serve as jurors / Shari Seidman Diamond
  • Mapping the debate on jury reform / Peter H. Schuck
  • Improving the quality of jury decisionmaking / Stephen A. Saltzburg
  • Recent innovations in civil jury trial procedures / H. Lee Sarokin and F. Thomas Munsterman
  • The modern American jury : reflections on veneration and distrust / William W. Schwarzer and Alan Hirsch
  • Restructuring the traditional civil jury : the effects of changes in composition and procedures / Jonathan D. Casper
  • Jury service and community representation / Barbara Allen Babcock
  • Finding the factfinder / Judith Resnik