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Criminal – Racial Bias In Jury Selection – Prima Facie Case (access required)

Where the prosecutor struck the sole African-American juror who did not respond to any questions during voir dire and was not further questioned by the prosecutor, while the prosecutor allowed six white jurors who were not questioned during voir dire to remain on the jury, this evidence established a prima facie case under Batson v. ...