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Is a trial of impeachment held with or without a jury? How about treaties? And murder?

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  1. Forget about the treaties part.

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    posted by Anna
  2. An impeachment trial is held by the legislature -- therefore without a jury. However, the legislators could be considered a jury of the president's peers.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Impeachment_in_the_United_States

    I believe that murder trials must have a jury.

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