Sorry I have not been around lately. All last week I had jury duty in a murder trial.
It was a very intense experience but also very interesting.
It is easy to read the news and form an opinion on a case, but when you are on a jury, you can only consider the evidence and testimony presented to you. Which can be much different than other people have access to in the media.
Although it can be a big inconvenience to stop your life and be on a jury, it's such an important part of our justice… See More
system, and I am glad that I took it seriously and put as much thought and effort into the process as I would hope someone would do for me if I were on trial.