Presiding Juror – usually elected by the jury at the start of deliberations, chairs the jury during deliberations and speaks for the jury in court by announcing the verdict

presiding juror:
(1982)

1. The juror who chairs the jury during deliberations and speaks for the jury in court by announcing the verdict.  *  The presiding juror is usually elected by the jury at the start of deliberations. — aka foreman; foreperson; (in Scots law) jury chancellor. [1]

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[1]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black, Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-61300-4

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