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Supreme Court Bans Non-Unanimous Jury Verdicts in Criminal Cases

By Criminal Defense, Criminal Law News, News, San Francisco

The Supreme Court banned non-unanimous jury verdicts for criminal cases in a recent Supreme Court decision. California already requires unanimous jury verdicts in criminal cases, so the decision applies to the remaining two states that allow non-unanimous jury verdicts. Call Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC for a free consultation at 415-390-3900 24/7.

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Oakland Mistrial

By Criminal Defense, Criminal Law News, Oakland

When facing a mistrial or determining how to proceed after a mistrial has been declared, it is imperative to contact a criminal defense attorney who is experienced and knowledgeable of handling jury trials in Oakland. Call Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC for a free consultation at 415-390-3900 24/7.

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