ONE-JUROR VERDICT THEORY

an technique, at times utilized during the jury selection procedure which consists of determining among prospective jurors a possible leader sympathetic to one's situation and then eliminating all other possible leaders by way of pre-emptory tests, with the hope that during the deliberation procedure, this individual will be capable of convincing the rest of the jury members to agree with their viewpoint.

ONE-JUROR VERDICT THEORY: "In accordance with the one-juror verdict theory, the defendant will have a better change at aquittal if they pursue the young man with similar life experiences as he."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ONE-JUROR VERDICT THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/one-juror-verdict-theory/ (accessed October 25, 2020).
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