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Could Covid lead to a cut in the size of juries?

Could Covid lead to a cut in the size of juries?

The statue of Lady Justice atop the Old Bailey The most senior judge in England and Wales has questioned whether “low-grade” cases need 12 jurors. Lord Burnett of Maldon said Covid-19 had exacerbated a backlog of crown court cases with around 57,000 outstanding as of April. He said “an opportunity was missed to introduce...

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