AS LAW - Juries Revision

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What percentage of cases in Britain use a jury?

LESS THAN ONE PERCENT OF ALL TRIALS USE JURIES

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Number of Jury Members in Crown court?

IN THE CROWN COURT THERE ARE 12 MEMBERS OF A JURY

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What is the age criteria of a juror?

18-70 YEARS OLD

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What do the jury do?

THEY DECIDE THE VERDICT OF A CASE - GUILTY OR NOT GUILTY

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In which criminal court is a jury used?

THE CROWN COURT

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Why was it ruled a deaf person could not sit on a

IN JUNE 1995 A JUDGE POINTED OUT THAT FOR A DEAF PERSON TO HAVE HIS SIGNER IN THE COURT ROOM WOULD BE BREAKING THE LAW. 

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