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08-2558 U.S. v. Sykes

Criminal ProcedureJuror questionsAlthough a judge should not permit jurors to directly ask questions of witnesses, the error does not require reversal of the jury verdict."For us to reverse, however, Sykes must establish that jurors asked improper questions or that their questions precipitated some other impropriety in the trial, and that the improper questions affected the ...

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