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ESTABLISHING A PRIMA FACIE CASE OF DISCRIMINATION IN JURY SELECTION

Apr 1, 2010

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In Batson v. Kentucky, 476 U.S. 79 (1986), the United States Supreme Court held that a prosecutor cannot strike a prospective African-American juror from an African-American defendant's jury for reasons based solely on race. This article describes the three-step Batson challenge.

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