New York Times Article on the Vanishing Trial by Jury
From the opening of the article:
The criminal trial ended more than two and a half years ago, but Judge Jesse M. Furman can still vividly recall the case. It stands out, not because of the defendant or the subject matter, but because of its rarity: In his four-plus years on the bench in Federal District Court in Manhattan, it was his only criminal jury trial.Click here for the entire article.
He is far from alone.