Judge makes legal history with solo verdict after discharging jury – The Guardian

Posted July 15th, 2011 in juries, news, trial without jury by tracey

“A London judge has made legal history by becoming the first to deliver a verdict on her own after discharging a jury. Recorder Caroline English performed the unprecedented role at Wood Green crown court because a friend of the accused was alleged to have been in regular contact with a woman juror and have passed information on voting intentions.”

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The Guardian, 14th July 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk