Archived Blog Post: February 5, 2003

Nothing But The Truth - "The fear is that if juries know this sort of thing, they'll 'abuse' their power to acquit. Such unsupervised discretion is antithetical to the rule of law, w'e told. But that's not true -- or, if it is, the rule of law is already in trouble, because juries are the only players in the criminal justice system who don't have this power."

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