Tag Archives: Juror Misconduct

Merit Decision: Juror Misconduct, Mistrials and Double Jeopardy. State v Gunnell.

On July 19, 2012, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in State v. Gunnell, 2012-Ohio-3236.  The issue in this state’s appeal is whether a mistrial was properly granted. If not, double jeopardy barred retrial.

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What’s On Their Minds: What Standard Should Be used to Grant a Mistrial for Juror Misconduct? State v. Gunnell

On July 19, 2012, the Supreme Court issued a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis of the decision here.

On October 19 the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in State v. Gunnell,  2010-1636.  The … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: What Standard Should Be Used to Grant a Mistrial for Juror Misconduct? State v. Gunnell.

On July 19, 2012, the Supreme Court issued a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis of the decision here.

 On October 19, 2011, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral arguments in State v. Gunnell,  Continue reading

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