Dutch town introduces citizens' jury

Submitted by webmaster on Fri, 02-03-2018 - 21:57

The Dutch town of Wijk bij Duurstede has decided to introduce a sortition based citizens' jury. The jury will play an important advisory role to the town council. The plan for this citizens' jury was devised by council member Niek van Staaden (Dutch Green Party).
Source: RTV Utrecht