Social Media and the Courts

State Links

Arizona

Preliminary Criminal Jury Instruction 13. State Bar of Arizona (2009).

California

Civil Jury Instructions, 100, Preliminary Admonitions. Judicial Council of California (As Approved Dec. 15, 2009).

Connecticut

Federal Courts

Proposed Model Jury Instructions. The Use of Electronic Technology to Conduct Research on or Communicate about a Case. Judicial Conference Committee on Court Administration and Case Management (Dec. 2009).

Florida

Indiana

Order Amending Indiana Jury Rules, Rule 20. Indiana Supreme Court (March 1, 2010).

Michigan

Order. Amendment of Rule 2.511 of the Michigan Court Rules. ADM File No. 2010-11. Michigan Supreme Court (October 6, 2011).

New York

Jury Separation During Deliberations.  New York Criminal Jury Instruction Committee (Rev. Dec. 17, 2009).

Jury Admonitions In Preliminary Instructions, Criminal. New York Criminal Jury Instruction Committee (Rev. May 5, 2009).

Civil Pattern Jury Instruction 1:11, Discussion with Others - Independent Research.

South Carolina

Re: Juror use of Personal Communication Devices. Supreme Court of South Carolina (July 20, 2009).

Utah

Washington

Wisconsin