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POLITICO Magazine Interviews IMS Senior Jury Consultant Dr. Aref Jabbour About Jury Selection in Trump’s Federal Trial



October 13, 2023

IMS Senior Jury Consultant Aref Jabbour, PhD recently spoke to POLITICO Magazine about Donald Trump’s federal trial, including how the high-profile nature of this case could affect jurors’ decisions and the verdict. In the piece by Ankush Khardori, an attorney and former federal prosecutor in the US Justice Department, Dr. Jabbour discusses the challenge of finding compassionate jurors among the political polarization in Washington, DC, stating it would be “like mining for gold” to identify those sympathetic to Trump in a Democratic stronghold such as DC. He also explains the role of a jury consultant in shaping legal strategies. Read the full article here.