fatally defective special verdict

Apr 15, 2024 Gary J. Wax
Don’t Wait—Make The Jury Redeliberate

Special verdict forms can be confusing for juries.  If the jury returns a special verdict unfavorable to your client, review the completed verdict form for errors, ambiguities and inconsistencies before the court discharges the jury.  Otherwise, you risk forfeiting a challenge to the verdict form

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