Presenting Evidence in Court

Topic: 1. Is there a lack of diversity in members of the jury in criminal cases? Reflect on equity after reading the following article:

 Binnall, J. M. (2019). Jury diversity in the age of mass incarceration: An exploratory mock jury experiment examining felon-jurors’ potential impacts on deliberations. Psychology, Crime & Law25(4), 345-363.

2. Provide details of common pretrial motions and their significance.

Instructions: The discussion questions have been designed so that a response of approximately 500 words is typically needed to fully address the subject. Students should provide supporting materials (references/citations) to demonstrate/acknowledge the source of the information utilized to formulate the response. (2 references