Article 2. Conduct of the Trial - California Code of Civil Procedure Section 611

611.  If the jury are permitted to separate, either during the trial
or after the case is submitted to them, they shall be admonished by
the court that it is their duty not to conduct research, disseminate
information, or converse with, or permit themselves to be addressed
by, any other person on any subject of the trial, and that it is
their duty not to form or express an opinion thereon until the case
is finally submitted to them. The court shall clearly explain, as
part of the admonishment, that the prohibition on research,
dissemination of information, and conversation applies to all forms
of electronic and wireless communication.

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