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AB-87 Jurors: peremptory challenge.(2015-2016)

As Amends the Law Today
As Amends the Law on Nov 20, 2015


 Section 231.5 of the Code of Civil Procedure is amended to read:

 A party shall not use a peremptory challenge to remove a prospective juror on the basis of an assumption that the prospective juror is biased merely because of a characteristic listed or defined in Section 11135 of the Government Code, or similar grounds.