August 1, 2005
Examines history, using original sources, showing that the original standard of due process for jury trials was to argue all questions of law in the presence of the jury, and argues that the present practice of removing legal argument from the presence of the jury is unconstitutional.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 12
Keywords: jury, trial, due process, legal argument, constitution,procedure
JEL Classification: K10, K14, K40, K41
Date posted: August 16, 2005