You makea very good point.----- Original Message ----- From: "Nimer" <nimerjaber1@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <blind_html@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Monday, November 10, 2008 7:47 PM Subject: blind_html Re: Jury duty and blindness.
the way I see it, a blind person should not serve on jury duty. While I feel that blind individuals should have the rights of everyone else, there are cases where being able to see the defendant and the plaintiff is important. Also, I can't think of a case where there is no visual evidence. So, would a blind individual really be able to make a non biased decision based on evidence?Thanks Nimer J Nimer M. JaberThe information transmitted is intended only for the person or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you received this in error, please contact the sender and delete thematerial from any computer. Website: http://www.empowertheblind.org Phone: (720) (251-4530) Jim Lu. wrote:OK, let's carry this one over from the blind computer users list where we can take it a little further than I will allow over there. Should a blind person serve on a jury or not and what are the reasoning?blind_html To unsubscribe, please send a blank email to blind_html-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with unsubscribe in the subject line. To access the archives, please visit: http://www.freelists.org/archive/blind_htmlThanks
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