Civil Procedure Keyed to Cound
People v. Hutchinson
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Within the affidavit, the juror certified that on multiple occasions, members of the jury felt rushed by the bailiff into reaching a verdict. The members of the jury were subject to both an angry tone and angry words from the bailiff concerning the length of time the jury was taking to deliberate. The juror also certified that, in his opinion, he agreed to a compromise verdict in order to prevent keeping the jury in deliberations overnight.
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