Twelve apathetic men

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November 10, 2011
Reason
by Greg Beato  
Posted in Commentary

"Trial by jury isn’t merely a Hollywood plot device. It’s a mechanism designed to prevent government oppression and to disperse the state’s power into the hands of the common man. It’s the ultimate embodiment of government of the people, by the people, and for the people. Just one problem: The people don’t seem all that interested in the job." (for publication 12/11)

http://reason.com/archives/2011/11/10/twelve-apathetic-men  

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