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  • A hung jury is a jury which cannot arrive at a decision.
  • Some juries have to be unanimous (all voting the same)
  • A jury which cannot come to a unanimous decision is said to be a hung jury.
  • Some juries have to have a simple majority (i.e. a majority of one)
  • A jury which is split 50/50 is said to be a hung jury

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