Monday, July 11
HearSay from the Headlines - The Call of Jury Duty
Among other aspects of the trial, the Casey Anthony case drew attention to the duty of a juror. On Monday's program, we'll explore the jury selection process and what the job of a juror entails. Have you ever been called to serve? Share your experiences with us at 440-2665, 1-800-940-2240 or post your comments on our Facebook page.
Scheduled Guests & Related Links:
Peter Decker III - with Decker, Cardon, Thomas, Weintraub & Neskis, PC, Mr. Decker focuses his practice on criminal, traffic, and personal injury. He regularly practices in the General District, Juvenile and Domestic Relations, and Circuit Courts of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Hampton, and Newport News.
Paula Hannaford-Agor - Adjunct Professor of Law at William & Mary Law School, she teaches a seminar entitled The American Jury. The course covers how courts summon and qualify jurors, jury selection, and jury decision making and deliberations. She is the Director of the Center for Jury Studies at the National Center for State Courts.
Gerald L. Stokes - Supervising Deputy of the Licenses, Permits, Finances, and Jury Division of the Norfolk Circuit Court Clerk's Office.