Day 3: Defense, Closing, and Deliberation

Day 3: Defense, Closing, and Deliberation

Day 3 was the last day of the trail. It has been a few days since I wrote about Day 2. I apologize to those of you who have been wondering how my experience as a juror ended.  The beginning of Day 3 started with the sheriff taking our lunch order (they bought us Schlotsky's!) [...]

Day 2: The First Day of the Trail

The State of Texas VS. Eric Jernigan Charge of the Court: “The defendant, Eric Jernigan, stands charged by indictment with the offense of aggravated assault (with a deadly weapon) alleged to have been committed in Travis County, Texas, on or about the 6th day of March, 2015.  To this charge, the defendant has pled not [...]

My Experience As a Juror Part I

My Experience As a Juror Part I

This week I was summoned for jury duty & was selected as a juror. I was unable to discuss anything involving the case until the trial was over and the jury was dismissed this evening. I will post each day of my experience separately.  Day 1: The Selection Process It is always a little nerve [...]