During a criminal trial the judge controls all aspects of the trial to ensure that order is maintained although most criminal trials are jury trials where the jury ultimately determines a defendants guilt or innocence based on the facts of the case some cases allow the judge to determine issues of both fact and law. Start studying crim 101 chapter 8 learn vocabulary terms and more with flashcards games and other study tools search the result is a hung jury and the judge may order a new trial master jury list unlike full criminal trials in grand jury proceedings witnesses can speak publicly but only about their own testimony members of . The first trial by citizen judge saiban in lay judge began august 3 2009 under a new law passed in 2004 six citizens became lay judges and joined three professional judges to determine the verdict and sentence the defendant japan belongs to an inquisitory system of criminal process. In practice pretrial access to information was minimal and the defense often lacked adequate opportunity to prepare for trial the criminal justice system was biased toward a presumption of guilt especially in high profile or politically sensitive cases
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