Questions to jurors hint at strategies

Courtroom interviews during jury selection tip hand of game plans in Barry Bonds trial

Updated: March 22, 2011, 9:45 PM ET
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- In only a few minutes of live, courtroom interviews of prospective jurors in the Barry Bonds perjury trial, both sides managed to set before the jury issues and themes that they will pursue during the trial. The interviews came Monday afternoon and added new material to the 19-page questionnaires the jurors had completed last week.

Although the interview process, known among lawyers and judges as "voir dire," is supposed identify fair and impartial jurors, seasoned ...

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