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jury-packing

[ joor-ee-pak-ing ]
/ ˈdʒʊər iˌpæk ɪŋ /
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noun
the practice of contriving that the majority of those chosen for a jury will be persons likely to have partialities affecting a particular case.
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Origin of jury-packing

First recorded in 1865–70

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