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Florida Judge Grants Mistrial In Latest Engle Progeny Tobacco Case
Posted on 12 May 2010 by Gerald C. Matics

BRADENTON, Fla. — (Mealey’s) A Florida judge granted a mistrial May 12 in an Engle progeny tobacco trial, two days after the cigarette company defendants questioned his actions in holding a private, off-the-record discussion with the jury... Read More

Social Networking v. The Jury Trial: Time To Call A Mistrial?
Posted on 12 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Craig A. Henderson In this Analysis, social networking expert Craig A. Henderson addresses the significant rise of improper social networking and internet use by jurors during jury service to research the case, discuss deliberations, and "friend"... Read More