Tim Epstein’s CDLB Article Explores Possible Jury Nullification in Roger Clemens’ Case
May 1, 2012
Tim Epstein, Chair of the firm’s Sports Law Practice Group, discusses the increased likelihood of jury nullification in the retrial of Roger Clemens’ perjury case in his article “Retrial Yields Possible Jury Nullification.” This article can be found in the May 1, 2012 edition of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
In his column, Tim questions whether a neutral jury can be found that is capable of evaluating the charges against Clemens in accordance with the evidence and applicable laws. Tim explains how a panel might sometimes ignore the legal merits of a case and allow personal bias to guide its final decision.
Click here to read his complete article.