Overcoming Jury Bias

By Howard L. Nations Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 Next Page TABLE OF CONTENTS I. ARISTOTLE’S PRINCIPLES OF PERSUASION II. MODERN FORENSIC PRINCIPLES Jurors Decide Cases on Perceptions Jury Bias: Preloaded Perceptions Multiple Roles of Bias in Decision- Making From Bias to Beliefs Bias Fill the Gaps Model Formation During Primacy Coping …

Overcoming Jury Bias Page 4

Table of Contents Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 Previous Page 4. Verbal Tools of Structure – In structuring a persuasive presentation of any type, the skilled advocate will do well to study carefully the master orators and persuaders from the past: Pericles, Cicero, Demosthenes and from the present: John F. Kennedy, Martin …

1998 Calendar of Speaking Engagements for Howard L. Nations

Current Speech Calendar | Skip to Speech Calendars for Previous Years 1998 December 18, 1998 Houston Bar Association Lunch Seminar Topic: “Power Surfing the Internet” Houston, Texas – Downtown Jury Assembly Room December 10, 1998 State Bar of Texas Year 2000 Problem: Computing the Legal Risks for Attorneys and Their Clients Topic: “Painting the Big …

1999 Calendar of Speaking Engagements for Howard L. Nations

Current Speech Calendar | Skip to Speech Calendars for Previous Years 1999 December 9, 1999 University of Texas Consumer Law Conference Topic: "Y2K Update" San Antonio, TX December 2, 1999 American Law Institute and American Bar Association Conference Topic: "Y2K" Wyndham – Washington, D.C. November 20, 1999 Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association – Winning Cases in …