Court officials have figured out why Hartford residents were excluded from Federal grand jury pools over the past three years: The computer that selected names thought everyone in the city was dead.
Sure, that’s from the New York Times in
1982 1992, but rest assured, I’m not 20 years behind in my newspaper reading. But I am a month behind in my Stupid History 2012 desk calendar, which explains why I’m getting to the April 20th sheet today.
UPDATE: New commenter kbiel pointed out that I had the wrong year attributed to the article. I’ve corrected it immediately.