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Author: Ashley N. Baker

Ashley N. Baker Ashley N. Baker is an attorney based in Philadelphia and an experienced, award-winning truck driving instructor. She served as a vice chair of the ABA’s Commercial Transportation Litigation Committee.

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How the ABA drives careers

January 01, 2022

A lawyer had no idea that throwing her hat into a position at the ABA would begin paving her route to a successful career.

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ABA policy in action: Louisiana votes to require unanimous juries in felony cases

November 07, 2018

Yesterday, the citizens of Louisiana voted to end the practice of non-unanimous juries in felony cases. Amendment 2 requires a unanimous verdict of a 12-member jury for felony convictions. Current law allows a conviction even though two of 12 jurors believe there is reasonable doubt of a defendant’s guilt.