Using the book, History of the Common Law, by John H. Langbein, 2009, the following questions should be answered thoroughly. The paper should be seven pages, double spaced.
In answering the questions thoroughly, use info from CHAPTERS ONE through 8.
- Did the jury confer any unique benefits to the Common Law?
- Have the changes to the procedures used for a jury trial over the years resulted in a superior method of fact determination and better overall legal process today or are we still compensating for the jury’s limitations?