Tennessee Court Talk

Ep. 7: Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction

December 12, 2019 Episode 7
Tennessee Court Talk
Ep. 7: Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction
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Tennessee Court Talk
Ep. 7: Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction
Dec 12, 2019 Episode 7
Tennessee Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts

We turn our attention to discuss the criminal side of jury instruction. Judge Chris Craft of Shelby County, Judge Dee David Gay of Sumner County and Judge Mark Ward of Shelby County, all members of the Tennessee Judicial Conference Pattern Jury Instructions Criminal Committee, discuss the importance of jury instructions and how critical they can be to the outcome of a criminal case, the evolution of the committee, and advice to judges and attorneys on giving instructions to a jury. 


Show Notes

We turn our attention to discuss the criminal side of jury instruction. Judge Chris Craft of Shelby County, Judge Dee David Gay of Sumner County and Judge Mark Ward of Shelby County, all members of the Tennessee Judicial Conference Pattern Jury Instructions Criminal Committee, discuss the importance of jury instructions and how critical they can be to the outcome of a criminal case, the evolution of the committee, and advice to judges and attorneys on giving instructions to a jury.