Jurors In Mark Cuban Case Won't Face Questionnaire
By Max Stendahl
Law360, New York (September 10, 2013, 1:21 PM ET) -- Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban cannot force potential jurors at his insider trading trial to fill out a questionnaire designed to root out those biased against him, a Texas federal judge ruled Tuesday, handing a victory to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
U.S. Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater said the court's normal procedures for questioning potential jurors "will be sufficient to address the concerns raised" by Cuban in an Aug. 12 motion. The Mavericks owner is set to go on trial Sept. 30 on...