When we did ‘Thirtysomething,’ television was either about doctors, lawyers, or cops.
– Edward Zwick
Jury instructions are so numerous and complex, it’s a wonder jurors ever wade through them. And so it should come as no surprise that they can sometimes get stuck along the way. The instruction on circumstantial evidence is confusing even to lawyers. And reasonable doubt? That’s the hardest, most elusive one of all.
– Marcia Clark