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Jury of Women, Newark, 1920
Courtesy, Collections of Newark Public Library

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After the Nineteenth Amendment was passed and women appeared on the rolls of registered voters, women were called for jury service.  This all-woman jury was empanelled in 1920 in Newark.


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