United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Claudia Wilken, Chief Judge

Richard W. Wieking, Clerk of Court

Notice of Proposed Revision to Crim. L.R. 24-2

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Court is considering changes to Crim. L.R. 24-2 in light of U.S. v. Yepiz, 685 F.3d 840 (9th Cir. 2012), which held that a defendant's acceptance of a jury panel as constituted cannot be deemed a waiver of unused peremptory challenges if the constitution of the panel subsequently changes by opposing counsel's use of further challenges. 

Comments regarding the proposed changes amy be submitted via email to evidence@cand.uscourts.gov no later than close of business on December 19, 2012.

View the proposed changes to Crim. L.R. 24-2.

Posted November 19, 2012