Juries should be abolished in rape cases because they are biased against victims, says the lawyer who represented two women attacked by John Worboys. Harriet Wistrich told Legal Action: 'If you.
The jury service is ruled by the Juries Act 1974 and the Criminal Justice Act 2003. This is a great pointer to the fact that it is a process that is fully backed by law and as such, needs to be taken seriously for fairness and pure justice to be realized. In trials by jury, the jury decides on factual questions and the judge decides on law.