Origin of petty jury
OTHER WORDS FROM petty jurypetty juror, noun
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Petty, shade, and thirst are my favorite human “virtues” and the trifecta of any good series of “stories.”‘Empire’ Review: Hip-Hop Musical Chairs with an Insane Soap Opera Twist|Judnick Mayard|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The 2001 grand jury indictment named 21 suspects as being involved in the U.S. embassy bombings, including Osama bin Laden.
A grand jury investigated but found Foster had broken no law.
Had he been competently represented, the jury might well have failed to concur on a death sentence.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Widespread, popular protests began last week after the local grand jury decision.Eric Garner Protesters Have a Direct Line to City Hall|Jacob Siegel|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1883 she served with many distinguished artists on the art jury of the International Exhibition at Amsterdam.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Aunty Rosa had credited him in the past with petty cunning and stratagem that had never entered into his head.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
On the 25th of November following the magistrates began to sit daily at Petty Sessions.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
He became the low-born, petty tradesman, using the language of the hands of his jam factory.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Seven months later Captain Preston and other soldiers implicated in the riot were tried before a Boston jury.The Eve of the Revolution|Carl Becker