No Mistrial over Juror's Facebook Connection with Victim's Sister
Stephen Reynolds was quoted in the article, "No Mistrial over Juror's Facebook Connection with Victim's Sister" on the American Bar Association's Litigation News site on June 7. Read the full article here
"ABA Section of Litigation leaders agree it is important to prepare for social media-related issues that may arise during trial. “Litigators should recognize that most people—including jurors—have a “digital footprint,” and each footprint may provide key information for use at trial. Attorneys would be well-served by exploring this digital information early on in a case and accordance with the applicable ethical rules,” advises Stephen E. Reynolds, Indianapolis, IN, a cochair of the Website Subcommittee of the Section of Litigation’s Products Liability Committee."