http://www.nola.com/news/t-p/frontpage/index.ssf?/base/news-0/106438478327030.xml Prosecutors in Louisiana's Jefferson Parish dismisses potential black jurors at a much higher rate than whites to manipulate the chances of convicting minority defendants and to lessen the influence of black jurors in trials, a nonprofit New Orleans lawyers' group charges, says the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Based on a study of more than 500 trials and 23,000 jurors from 1994 to 2002, the . . .
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