Jury Dynamics

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1799042/1799043" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The foreperson sends the judge a note — the 12 jurors simply can't agree. A judge tells them to work it out, but how? The jury hearing the Tyco trial is hardly the first to reach a logjam. Juries are well prepared to hear evidence, but are they prepared for the deliberations that follow? Join NPR's Neal Conan and his guests for a look inside the jury room.


Andrew Ross Sorkin
*Business reporter for The New York Times, has covered Tyco trial for six months

Paul Lisnek
*Trial lawyer and jury consultant
*Author of The Hidden Jury



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from