What's it got to do with jury duty?
In this court and in this court alone there is always a jury of twelve.
The jury remained out on the effect of Julie's injury on her speech.
A formal appeals process and trial by jury are commonplace.
Not to mention your campaign manager job and jury duty.
You'll be busy with this jury business.
The jury system has not been introduced.
You'd think you were on trial today instead of sitting in a jury box.
As for the jury, the members whispered to each other for a few minutes before they appointed their spokesperson.
The fisheries were held by the Incorporated Company of Dredgers (incorporated by Act of Parliament in 1793), the affairs being administered by a foreman, deputy foreman and jury of twelve; but in 1896 an Act of Parliament transferred the management of the fishery to a company.
What's the problem with this jury business?
Armed with this and the false report of a spy, who charged the wife of Desmoulins with conspiring for the escape of her husband and the ruin of the republic, Fouquier-Tinville by threats and entreaties obtained from the jury a sentence of death.
But after a while, just as a jury comes out of its room, the bigwigs who guided the club's opinion reappeared, and everybody began speaking clearly and definitely.
Among the curious customs of Halifax was the Gibbet Law, which was probably established by a prescriptive right to protect the wool trade, and gave the inhabitants the power of executing any one taken within their liberty, who, when tried by a jury of sixteen of the frith-burgesses, was found guilty of the theft of any goods of the value of more than 13d.
The selection of works was made by an international jury from which Venetian artists were excluded.
Fred O'Connor—my stepfather—was called for jury duty.
"Maybe I could get excused from jury duty," Fred said, in a last-ditch effort to join what he now consider an adventure.
That would take some research by Fred and his stalwarts, if Dean could figure a way to distance that investigation from Fred's court-dictated jury duty restrictions.
The sheriff's office was located only a few blocks east of Bird Song, behind the County Court House, where Fred O'Connor would report for jury duty the following Tuesday.
No need to taint Fred's jury-pure mind.
How can you sit on a jury that involves guests staying at Bird Song?
In view of Fred's jury duty, even mentioning the name Dawkins around him was a no-no.
I have that Women's Club debate, and with Fred starting jury duty, this place will be short-handed.
Fred's back to being upset over this jury business.
They include the local board of health and the board of jury commissioners.
The district court, sitting with a jury, can try criminal cases without appeal, but only by special leave in each case of the court of appeal.
Juries, a petty jury, and a tribunal consisting of nearly all the lay peers of England, with the evidence before them which we do not now possess, should have all unanimously passed a sentence of guilt contrary to the facts and their convictions, and that such a sentence should have been supported by Anne's own father and uncle.
The list of grievances presented by Wesley's enemies to the Grand Jury at Savannah gives abundant evidence of his unwearying labours for his flock.
He made a good defence, but on the absurdest of evidence the jury convicted him of treason, and on the 1st of July he was hanged, drawn and quartered at Tyburn.
A fugitive slave clause was inserted in the Articles of Confederation of the New England Confederation of 1643, providing for the return of the fugitive upon the certificate of one magistrate in the jurisdiction out of which the said servant fled - no trial by jury being provided for.
At her right sat the queerly assorted Jury--animals, animated dummies and people--all gravely prepared to listen to what was said.
If you think jury duty is so great, why don't you go in my place?
Fred patted him on the back and apologized on behalf of his friends who spent the afternoon in the court house attending Fred's jury session.
Perhaps the weekend respite from the jury box had lessened Fred's apprehension.
Fred was back to worrying not only about Martha, but his duty with the reconvening jury after the weekend hiatus.
It seems to me, the jury is still out on this mess but if Shipton is stalking her, legally or not, she deserves reasonable protection until we know for sure.
A few days later Nuncomar was thrown into prison on a charge of forgery preferred by a private prosecutor, tried before the supreme court sitting in bar, found guilty by a jury of Englishmen and sentenced to be hanged.
On the 24th of November he was indicted for high treason at the Old Bailey, the chief ground being a paper of association for the defence of the Protestant religion, which, though among his papers, was not in his handwriting; but the grand jury ignored the bill.
His English practice had as yet been scanty, but in 1737 a single speech in a jury trial of note placed him at the head of the bar, and from this time he had all he could attend to.
1903), and thus they have some connexion with the grand jury of modern times.
At some indeterminate later period, the " clerk " was tried for felony by a jury in the king's court and then "pleaded his clergy," after conviction there, and was remitted to the ordinary for ecclesiastical punishment.
Moreover, a democratic element was introduced by the adoption of the jury system and - so far as one order of tribunal was concerned - the election of judges.
The first of these, based on the English model, are the courts of the elected justices of the peace, with jurisdiction over petty causes, whether civil or criminal; the second, based on the French model, are the ordinary tribunals of nominated judges, sitting with or without a jury to hear important cases.
The first of these awarded damages to the company which had sustained a secondary boycott.
In March 1848 he made a speech before the Confederation which led to his arrest for sedition, but at his trial the jury failed to agree and he was discharged.
Among those in the Peters's list which are wholly or substantially true are the following: "The judges shall determine controversies without a jury"; "Married persons must live together or be imprisoned"; "A wife shall be good evidence against her husband"; "No minister shall keep school"; "The selectmen, on finding children ignorant, may take them away from their parents and put them into better hands, at the expense of their parents."
Respected Jury and dearly beloved Ozma, I pray you not to judge this feline prisoner unfeelingly.
Cynthia and her husband were appreciative of his efforts, which Dean knew came as much from nerves over his pending jury duty as early morning kindness.
Well, if he's on that jury, it won't take much time.
The facts were left to the jury to decide as best they might, and no principle was.
The penal tribunals have jurisdiction in cases involving imprisonment up to ten years, or a fine exceeding 40, while the assize courts, with a jury, deal with offences involving imprisonment for life or over ten years, and have exclusive jurisdiction (except that the senate is on occasion a high court of justice) over all political offences.
Like you said, I'll probably be bumped from serving on the jury anyway.
If it's one of them Dawkins, it might be considered jury tampering.
The edict of emancipation abolished this jurisdiction, and set up instead in each volost a court particular to the peasants (volostnye sud), of which the judges and jury, themselves peasants, were elected by the assembly of the volost (volostnye skhod) each year.
"Your Highness," said he, "see how easy it is for a jury to be mistaken.
Besides, think of the jury trial!
"There ought to be several animals on the jury," said Ozma, "because animals understand each other better than we people understand them.
"You're on jury duty tomorrow," he reminded the old man.
He said in a small town like Ouray, it was an exception when the jury didn't know half the parties in his court.
"It's a jury summons," she said.