More Evidence of the Delusion of Justice — recently noted Serial the Podcast

Blind Lady Justice statue

We have written earlier about the fact the almost every case, whether in Federal or state courts, is settled by plea bargaining. The percentages range from 97% for Federal cases to somewhere in the high 90s for state courts. This goes on because very few people can afford to hire an attorney and go through the lengthy and expensive process of a jury trial.


Originally published at American Delusions.