Pennsylvania Joint Resolution 2, Right to Trial by Jury (1998)

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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.

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