Heiny presents on jury nullification to Utah Legislature’s Judiciary Interim Committee

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Louisa Heiny testified on Aug. 23 at the Utah Legislature’s Judiciary Interim Committee. Heiny presented on the issue of jury nullification, which occurs when a jury chooses to acquit a defendant, regardless of the weight of the evidence against him or her.

Professor Louisa Heiny

A summary of the presentation is available here.