California Code of Civil Procedure Section 617
617. While the jury are absent the Court may adjourn from time to time, in respect to other business; but it is nevertheless open for every purpose connected with the cause submitted to the jury, until a verdict is rendered or the jury discharged. The Court may direct the jury to bring in a sealed verdict, at the opening of the Court, in case of an agreement during a recess or adjournment for the day.
(Amended by Code Amendments 1880, Ch. 21.)Section: Previous 607 607a 608 609 611 612 612.5 613 614 614.5 616 617 618 619 Next
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