A Quick Primer to Jury Nullification (in the US)

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What is Jury Nullification? Jury nullification is the logical consequence of two rules within the legal system: 1: Jurors cannot be punished for reaching a "wrong" decision. 2: Defendants who are acquitted cannot be tried again for the same alleged crime. Essentially…

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Some Thoughts on the Death Penalty in America

I don’t understand how people can’t see that asking for the elimination of the death penalty can be presented as the actual, literal opposite of “soft on crime”. In fact I would even argue that it’s a show of an innate weakness…

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