After reading about juries and trials in chapter 12 of your text, offer your ideas for improving the jury trial procedure in the United States.  For example, do you believe there are ways to promote more objective decision-making by juries? 300 words.

Discuss the methods of preventing prejudicial pretrial publicity.  Are there recent examples of celebrated cases where prejudicial pretrial publicity was a threat to the fair trial guarantee?  What actions were taken to prevent this? 300 words.