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Rule 48. Juries of less thantwelve – majority verdict.

Except in actions in which ajury is required by statute, the parties may stipulate that the jury willconsist of any number less than 12 or that a verdict or a finding of a statedmajority of the jurors shall be taken as the verdict or finding of the jury. (1967,c. 954, s. 1.)