Film and television can teach us about the trial process
The Cold hard truth is that no one really wants to be called in for jury duty. Days can be long and the “thanks” is pretty much non-existent. Most people don’t understand half of the legal terms being spewed during the course of a trial. And that leads to disinterest.
When I went to the Van Nuys courthouse to sit in on a criminal trial, I heard potential jurors talking to each other about how much they hoped to…read more >