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Lysander Spooner

An Essay on Trial by Jury (1853)

An Essay on Trial by Jury (1853) by Lysander Spooner


This volume, it is presumed by the author, gives what will generally be considered satisfactory evidence,— though not all the evidence,— of what the Common Law trial by jury really is. In a future volume, if it should be called for, it is designed to corroborate the grounds taken in th...