The state Supreme Court heard arguments last week in a case in which a principal juror was inexplicably replaced with an alternate juror by a court officer prior to deliberations in a medical malpractice trial with no notice to the attorneys or the judge, a situation one justice called "outrageous."
Pa. Justices Mull Harm of Last-Minute Jury Substitution
The Legal Intelligencer
March 13, 2012
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