Black Jurors Need Not Apply

  • Play:
  • Song Name: Black Jurors Need Not Apply
  • Artist: Roderick Long
  • Year: 2015

Intro/Outro by Jeff Riggenbach
Written by Roderick Long
Read by Moses Sayre Sukin
Edited by Tony Dreher

Online article:


The way in which jurors are chosen in the United States is intended to ensure an unbiased jury; and part of that process is the right of “peremptory challenge,” by which the prosecution and the defense are each allowed to reject a certain number of potential jurors without having to prove them unfit. But some prosecutors, especially in the southern states, appear to be using this procedure not to prevent bias but to guarantee it.

Raw Feed:


Bitcoin tips welcome: 1N1pF6fLKAGg4nH7XuqYQbKYXNxCnHBWLB