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# juries - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Jury Service: How is it picked and can I just not show up?

Some people see it as a burden, others as a duty, but who gets on juries?

# juries - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Poll: Should people who dodge jury duty be prosecuted? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who dodge jury duty be prosecuted?

The Courts Service is said to be examining ways to penalise people who fail to respond to jury summonses. What do you think?

# juries - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Column: How can lay juries cope with serious fraud cases, like that of Anglo Irish Bank?

With over 24 million documents and a court case that could take over six months, the availability of jurors and their understanding of this complex trial is being flagged by legal professionals. Nuala Haughey explores the future of juries in white collar crime cases.

# juries - Sunday 13 November, 2011

Column: Technology in the courtroom? Take care where you click

Solicitor and NUIG lecturer Paul Lambert has been researching the role the internet and broadcast media might have in Irish courts in the future – and why caution is needed.