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Judge’s Failure to Ask Any Open-Ended Questions in Voir Dire Merited Reversal of No Cause Verdict

By on July 25, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Judge’s Failure to Ask Any Open-Ended Questions in Voir Dire Merited Reversal of No Cause Verdict

Back in May 2007, the New Jersey Administrative Office of the Courts (“AOC”) issued a directive (Directive #4-07) to all trial court judges that required that some open-ended questions be asked of jurors during the voir dire process. In New Jersey, only the judges can question prospective jurors. The purpose of this directive was to […]

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