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Who are the smartest people in the courtroom?

Posted by Charlie Donahue | Sep 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sure the judge is smart.

The lawyers.

The clerks.

The court officers - bailiffs, too.

Far and away the smartest is the jury - a group of 12 from all backgrounds and experiences acting as 1.

With all of those years, diversity, and life experiences listening to the evidence, and the lawyers, and the judge's instructions, the jury is very likely to make the right decision. 

Our Founding Fathers were very wise to set up Trial by Jury. 

Charlie Donahue

Injury Lawyer

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Charlie Donahue

Meet Charlie: Practicing law for over 36 years, Charles A. Donahue is the founder of Donahue Law, one of New Hampshire's most successful personal injury law firms. Charlie was born in 1958 and grew up in a mill town, Lowell, Massachusetts, where he graduated high school as a member of the Nation...


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