"The jury has the right to determine both the law and the facts."
by:
Samuel Chase
(1741-1811) Signatory to the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Maryland, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court
Source:
US Supreme Court, 1796
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Aww yes, another founding truth and principle of liberty denied by the statist theocracy infesting this land.
 -- Mike, Norwalk     
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    A jury is right to determine these things in a case by case method. Circumstances show that one law will never serve all purposes everytime just as one shoe will never fit everyone.
     -- cal, lewisville, tx     
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