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Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co.
Citation:500 U.S. 614 (1991)
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Plaintiff, a Black man, was employed by Defendant and was injured during a jobsite accident. Plaintiff filed suit and Defendant attempted to use its peremptory challenges to exclude Black jurors. Plaintiff requested that the court compel Defendant to provide race-neutral explanations for striking the jurors, but the District Court denied Plaintiff’s request.
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