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trial by jury Trial by a number of people (usually 12), who are sworn to deliver a verdict in a court of law on the evidence presented. As a method of trial, it developed from an Anglo-Saxon judicial custom. It is now the main method of trying criminal and some civil cases at common law in the Western world. See also jury

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Trial by Jury

Trial by Jury. Operetta in 1 act (styled ‘dramatic cantata’) by Sullivan, lib. by Gilbert, the only one of their works sung throughout (i.e. no spoken dialogue). Its success led to a continuation of the partnership. Comp. 1875. Prod. London 1875.

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