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Which court are juries used in

Crown

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What plea its D make for a jury to be used

Not guilty

2

What do they listen to and make their decision on

Facts of the case

3

What does the judge tell the jury

Points of law must listen

4

Where do they discuss the case

In camera in a jury room

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What must they try to reach

Unanimous

6

Can decided a majority verdict

Only 2 out of 12 can disagree 10:2

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One jury has a special job

Foreman

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What does the foreman do

Announces jury's decision

9

What does the jury not have to do

Give a reason

10

Judges can't challenge due to this which example

Jury equity, pointings case

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Civil
It is rare juries are used in ..

Civil cases

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Civil
How many jurors are used in the high court

12

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Civil
How many are used in the county court

8

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Civil
What type of cases do they hear

1) defamation
2) cases about false imprisonment (habeas corpus)

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Civil
What decision do they make in civil cases

Decide who is liable

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Civil
What they decide on after they have found who is liable

Amount of damages to be awarded

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Civil
Which case showed a jury awarded excessive damages

Rantzen v mirror group

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Civil
7-11 jurors are used in this court

Coroners court

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Civil
What is the jury's job in the coroners court

Decide the cause of death