FEDERAL COURTS LAW REVIEW -- 1998 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 3
Civil Case Voir Dire and Jury Selection
By The Honorable David Baker
[a.1] This article describes basic considerations in the jury selection process for civil cases in federal court with references to applicable rules and statutes. The second major part of the article discusses limitation on the exercise of peremptory challenges in civil cases, including recent leading cases. Tips for practitioners on effective trial preparation are included.