Jury System Management

The NCSC Center for Jury Studies has more than 30 years' experience advising state and federal courts on effective jury system management, including summoning and qualification procedures, juror orientation, jury system automation and jury trial practices.

An Overview of Contemporary Jury System Management
An Overview of Contemporary Jury System Management (2011)
Jury System Management
Jury System Management
(NCSC 2006)
Jury Size
Does Jury Size Matter? A Review of the Literature
(August 2004)
Project Increase Jury PoolIncreasing the Jury Pool: The Impact of an Employer Tax Credit (2002)
Justice Case Files 3: The Case of Jury Duty
Justice Case Files 3: The Case of Jury Duty


Jury News

Copyright

How Copyright Law Impacts Movies as Entertainment in Jury Assembly Rooms (2014)

2-Step to 1-Step Conversion

Tripping over our Own Feet: In Jury Operations, Two Steps are One Too Many (2010)

Undeliverable Summonses

Neither Snow, Nor Rain, Not Heat, Nor Gloom of Night Stays these Couriers from the Swift Completion of their Appointed Rounds (2010)

Non-Response/Failure to Appear

Tales of "Tales" Juries (2008)

Improving Citizens Response to Jury Summons (1999)

More on Dealing with Non-Responders (1997)

What to Do, Oh What to do with Persons Who Don't Answer the Summons? (1995)

Term of Service

A New Look at Term of Service (2007)

Orientation

Conduct an Effective Jury Orientation — Because First Impressions Are Always Lasting (2013)

What Can We Say in Juror Orientations? (2004)

What Should a Modern Juror Assembly Room Look Like? (1995)

Juror Compensation

The Laborer is Worthy of his Hire and Jurors are Worthy of their Juror Fees (2006)

Free Public Transportation for Jurors (1996)

Security

Court Security Includes Jurors, Too (2009)

Court Security Discussions Should Include Juror Security (2005)

Community Outreach

Jury Service: Good for the Justice System, Good for the Community (2006)

Juror Community Awareness Programs (1995)

Miscellaneous

AaaaaCHOOO! What's your plan for dealing with the coming flu pandemic? (2007)