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The Role of the Jury in Political Crimes, program 464

Title

The Role of the Jury in Political Crimes, program 464

Subject

Law and order
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

Harrop A. Freeman, of Cornell University, argues that in certain kinds of criminal trials in the federal courts, the jury need not be bound by the judge's instructions as to the law, particularly in cases involving war resisters. Followed by discussion with William Gorman, Robert M. Hutchins, James A. Pike, John R. Seeley, and John Wilkinson. Nov. 1968.

Creator

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1968

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Files

Citation

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, "The Role of the Jury in Political Crimes, program 464," in Digital Collections, Item #5777, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5777 (accessed February 26, 2020).