DQ 1 What are the duties of a juror during a trial? Why is a juror important to the legal system? Explain. Provide any experience you have had serving on a jury, seeing a jury trial, or hearing about being on a jury. DQ 2 Should the legal system continue using trial by peers, or should the system adopt professionals who are hired to seek the facts and truth of a trial? Which would be more beneficial to the legal system, to the victims, and to the defendants? Explain your answers.