You Have Chosen Wisely: Jury Selection in Child Abuse Cases
This workshop provides prosecutors with a comprehensive overview of jury selection purposes and strategies, including pre-voir dire investigative tips, developing an authentic approach to juries, addressing juror myths, building case themes in child abuse cases, sample questions, and related closing considerations.
1. Develop appropriate, effective lines of questioning for jury selection.
2. Address and rebut juror myths through voir dire process.
3. Articulate the relationship of voir dire to closing arguments and the development of case themes throughout the trial.
Zero Abuse Project is a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to the elimination of child sexual abuse. Our programs are designed to provide training and education to professionals and students, and to help transform institutions to effectively prevent, recognize and respond to child sexual abuse.