trial practice

Finally, Final Closing Argument For the Defense

Finally, Final Closing Argument For the Defense

Edit: The Court withdrew the Beaty opinion, substituting it for a new opinion where they hold that they do not...

Should jurors be permitted to question witnesses?

Should jurors be permitted to question witnesses?

The idea initially makes me a bit nervous – who knows what questions would arise and how do you un-ring...

Every successful case starts with an act of imagination

Every successful case starts with an act of imagination

A few days ago I found this article, written by professor Steven Lubet at the Northwestern University School of Law,...