Courts have been dealing with many of the challenges at the forefront of the social media debate for centuries. These include determining how to make sure jurors aren't prejudiced by outside information and how much litigators can learn about jury members prior to voir dire. These aren't new questions or challenges. They?re just being brought into sharper focus.
Tips for Dealing With New Technology in Jury Trials
The Legal Intelligencer
July 26, 2013