Pennsylvania Joint Resolution 2, Right to Trial by Jury (1998)
Pennsylvania Joint Resolution 2, also known as Granting the Commonwealth the Right to Trial by Jury in Criminal Cases, was on the November 3, 1998 ballot in Pennsylvania as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This measure would amend the constitution to provide that the Commonwealth shall have the same right to trial by jury in criminal cases as does the accused.