all-white jury

"белое жюри"
Коллегия присяжных заседателей, состоящая исключительно из белых жителей округа. В южных штатах зачастую вызывает массовые протесты общественности, а в отдельных случаях может привести к волнениям на расовой почве, особенно если подсудимый - негр.

English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2013.

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