Trial Brief and Jury Instructions

Trial Briefs and Jury Instructions shall be filed in the Judge’s Office on all jury cases, seven (7) days prior to trial and shall include the text of, and citations-of authority for any instructions requested by counsel. If there is no compliance with this rule, the jury will be deemed waived. Trial Briefs are also required for non-jury cases when there is a substantial conflict of views as to specific questions of law or when the judge so requests