Mini Poll Results

Last One in the Jury Pool?

Have you ever been called to jury duty?
  • 94%
    Yes
  • 6%
    No
Have you ever made it through the selection process and served on a jury?
  • 55%
    Yes
  • 39%
    No
  • 6%
    Never called to jury duty
Have you ever been called to jury duty but did not report?
  • 6%
    Yes
  • 94%
    No
The courts in the City of St. Louis send out jury summons 6 weeks in advance of jury duty. What do you think about this?
  • 22%
    Too short of notice
  • 76%
    Just enough notice
  • 2%
    Too far in advance notice
The courts in the City of St. Louis pay jurors $12 a day for their service, more if they actually serve on a jury. What do you think about this?
  • 72%
    Too little pay
  • 28%
    Just enough pay
  • 1%
    Too much pay
How often do people who are on trial have a fair and impartial jury?
  • 5%
    All of the time
  • 68%
    Most of the time
  • 22%
    Occasionally
  • 3%
    Rarely
  • 1%
    Never
Who do you trust more to give a fair verdict?
  • 45%
    Judge
  • 55%
    Jury
If someone is found guilty, who would your trust more to give a fair sentence?
  • 71%
    Judge
  • 29%
    Jury
Which of the following is your favorite portrayal of a jury?
  • 31%
    12 Angry Men
  • 9%
    A Few Good Men
  • 6%
    The Verdict
  • 4%
    Matlock
  • 8%
    Dateline NBC
  • 2%
    Murder She Wrote
  • 8%
    Perry Mason
  • 10%
    Law & Order
  • 1%
    People’s Court
  • 4%
    Inherit The Wind
  • 4%
    A Time To Kill
  • 4%
    Night The Lights Went Out in Georgia/Vicki Lawrence by way of Reba McEntire
  • 8%
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