Presenting and Responding to Batson Objections at the Trial Court Level

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This article discusses the requirements for presenting an objection to an opponent's discriminatory use of peremptory strike of a jury panel member under the logic of the Batson opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court. It also provides guidance for responding to such an objection.

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