Originally Posted by Jiro
do you realize that such juror can be filtered out in the first place? both defense lawyer and prosecutor will heavily interview each juror and can remove them if they felt that juror is too emotional or mentally disturbed and cannot perform his/her duty in a lawful manner.
That's right. I reported to a jury duty once. A DA and a defendant lawyer asked them alot of questions before making selections. Especially the DA removed any juror whose member of the family or relative had trouble with police.