2016 New York Laws
CVP - Civil Practice Law & Rules
Article 41 - (Civil Practice Law & Rules) TRIAL BY A JURY
4113 - Disagreement by jury.

NY CPLR § 4113 (2016) What's This?

4113. Disagreement by jury. (a) Unanimous verdict not required. A verdict may be rendered by not less than five-sixths of the jurors constituting a jury.

(b) Procedure where jurors disagree. Where five-sixths of the jurors constituting a jury cannot agree after being kept together for as long as is deemed reasonable by the court, the court shall discharge the jury and direct a new trial before another jury.

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