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special jury

noun

Legal Definition of special jury

  1. :  a specially selected panel of jurors called upon request of a party from a list of presumably more intelligent or knowledgeable prospective jurors for a case involving complicated issues of fact or serious felonies —called also blue-ribbon jury, struck jury


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