Jury Duty in Pennsylvania – What you need to know
June 10, 2022
The United States and Pennsylvania Constitutions guarantee one of the most fundamental rights of Americans –the right to a trial by jury.
What are the differences between criminal and civil juries? And how many Pennsylvanians serve as criminal or civil jurors in a given year?
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