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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 34A: Number of jurors required to render verdicts; instructions on sufficient number

[ Text of section effective until May 10, 2016. Repealed by 2016, 36, Sec. 1.]

  Section 34A. In any civil action the jury shall be instructed that the agreement of five sixths of its members shall be sufficient to render any special or general verdict.