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How many names are chosen from the electoral register

150

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This is sent to those who form the jury pool

Summonses

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If you are disqualified or excused you must

Write to court

3

Anyone how wants to be excused must write and their jury service may be

Deferred

4

How long must you be available for

2 weeks

5

How many people are chosen for each court room

15

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In court who selects the jurors

Court clerk

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How many jurors are chosen

12

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What can happen if there isn't enough jurors

Praying a talesman

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What can the police do

Vet the jury pool

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What does jury vetting do and name a case which checks suitability

Removes people who are disqualified
R v mason

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Who can conduct further vetting

Special branch

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Who can authorise further vetting in which types of cases

Attorney general
In camera cases

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Who can challenge the array

Defence and prosecution

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What does the array challenge and case where this type of challenging showed

That the jury is random
Romford case

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Who can challenge the cause

Defence and prosecution

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What does the cause challenge and case

Suitability of a single juror
R v Wilson

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Who can stand by

Prosecution only but defence must agree

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What does this do

Put a juror to the end of potential jurors list

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Who says this power should be used sparingly

Attorney general