Court upholds NJSBA amicus position in prospective juror open-ended questions matter

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February 15, 2017
Contact: Kate Coscarelli
Senior Managing Director Communications

NEW BRUNSWICK - An Appellate Division panel affirmed that a trial judge must ask open-ended questions of jurors. The NJSBA was an amicus party in Heredia v Piccininni and said open-ended questions were a vital part of jury selection. Read the decision here. Read the NJSBA brief here.