Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles on Judge's Corner

Thinking Outside the Roasting Pan About Peremptories By Hon. Ron Spears November 2005 Column, Page 594 Are you relying on stereotypes about jury behavior when you exercise peremptory challenges?
Jury Deselection By Hon. Ron Spears August 2005 Column, Page 420 You don't pick who serves on your jury – you pick who doesn't.
Giving Jurors What They Want By Hon. Ron Spears May 2005 Column, Page 260 Jurors want to do a good job. Let's help them.
Tee Ball and Trial Advocacy By Hon. Ron Spears February 2005 Column, Page 92 All you really need to know about trial practice you learned in tee ball.
Larry the Lizard’s Near-Death Experience By Hon. Ron Spears November 2004 Column, Page 600 The search for justice yields a solution worthy of Solomon.