Alex Massie

Baltimore-Limerick connections...

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This interesting story about jury duty in Baltimore brought to mind that old and favourite line from an Irish judge:

You have been acquitted by a Limerick jury and may leave this court with no other stain upon your character.

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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