Panel | Definition

 

Course: Law

The term panel has several different uses in the criminal justice context.

1. In appellate cases, a group of judges (usually three) assigned to decide the case.

2. In the jury selection process, the group of potential jurors.

3. The list of attorneys who are both available and qualified to serve as court-appointed counsel for criminal defendants who cannot afford their own counsel.


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