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Criminal Law: Jury Polling-Verdict

  Where a defendant in a rape and sodomy case argued that the trial court erred in accepting the guilty verdicts because a juror during polling replied “I did agree” as her response during polling, which the defendant argued meant ...

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Jury awards $95M in sexual harassment case

A record-breaking $95 million sexual harassment verdict could make employment plaintiffs’ attorneys rethink what claims they bring and provide an object lesson for employers.

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Jury awards $89M in drunken-driving case

A jury has returned a whopping $89 million verdict in a civil case against a drunken driver. The jury in Franklin County, just southwest of St. Louis, found for a woman who was a passenger in a vehicle struck by ...

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