In its final oral argument of the week, the Supreme Court will hear Edwards v. Vannoy on Wednesday, which involves non-unanimous jury verdicts. Earlier this year, the court decided in Ramos v. Louisiana that the Sixth Amendment guarantees a right to jury unanimity. Now, in Edwards, the justices must decide if that right applies retroactively to defendants who were convicted with non-unanimous juries before Ramos was decided. Our case preview is here.

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Recommended Citation: James Romoser, Wednesday round-up, SCOTUSblog (Dec. 2, 2020, 9:29 AM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2020/12/wednesday-round-up-552/