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criminal jury trial in Canada

Christopher Granger

criminal jury trial in Canada

by Christopher Granger

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Published by Carswell in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Jury -- Canada.,
    • Criminal procedure -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristopher Granger.
      ContributionsGranger, Christopher, 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE9348 .G73 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 358 p. :
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL748442M
      ISBN 100459554352
      LC Control Number97142155

        Jury trials have long been a staple of common law and one of the essential liberties of a free country. In Australia, one of the few express constitutional rights is a trial by jury at the Author: Felicity Gerry.   The provincial court, which handles the vast majority of criminal cases but does not carry out jury trials, said it is “urgently working” the Ontario government to “address the safety and.

      This unique volume on modern jury systems presents in-depth coverage of juries in Australia, England, Canada, New Zealand, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, Scotland, and the United States. Coverage involves civil as well as criminal juries. There is also a chapter on the newly revived criminal jury systems of Spain and Russia, and a chapter on potential revival of the jury that.   Compared to “judge alone” trials, jury trials are expensive. They usually take longer to conclude and require more court resources. They require the 12 persons selected as jurors to be away from work, school, and household and childcare duties, which can mean both personal financial hardship and a cost to employers. “The jury trial is one of the most visible, contentious, and misunderstood of the various components of our criminal justice system [While] the public is not infrequently critical of the decisions made by these ordinary citizens attracting such criticism is one of the very functions of the jury: to act as a lightning rod which draws public disapproval away from the law and the judges Pages:

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