2022 Georgia Code
Title 9 - Civil Practice
Chapter 11 - Civil Practice Act
Article 6 - Trials
§ 9-11-38. Right to Jury Trial

Universal Citation: GA Code § 9-11-38 (2022)

The right of trial by jury as declared by the Constitution of the state or as given by a statute of the state shall be preserved to the parties inviolate.

History. Ga. L. 1966, p. 609, § 38.

Cross references.

Right to trial by jury generally, Ga. Const. 1983, Art. I, Sec. I, Para. XI.

Right to trial by jury in certiorari cases in superior court, § 5-4-11 .

Juries, T. 15, C. 12.

U.S. Code.

For provisions of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 38, and annotations pertaining thereto, see 28 U.S.C.

Law reviews.

For article, “The Endangered Right of Jury Trials in Dispossessories,” see 24 Ga. St. B.J. 126 (1988).

For note, “Pre-Litigation Contractual Waivers of the Right to a Jury Trial Are Unenforceable Under Georgia Law,” see 46 Mercer L. Rev. 1565 (1995).

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