December 2, 2021

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Nearly all-White jury in Arbery killing highlights long-standing fears of racial bias in jury selection – The Washington Post

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“We still have all-White juries in communities all over the country, many with substantial African American populations, because of peremptory strikes,” said Bright, who has argued capital punishment cases before the Supreme Court. “This peremptory strike issue has been debated for years, and it still allows the exclusion of people in a grossly disproportionate way.”

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