Paula L. Hannaford et al., Permitting Jury Discussions during Trial: Impact of the Arizona Reform, 24 Law 6k Hum. ... 1 (2003). 49. Standard 4(A) states: aquot;In civil cases, jury decisions should be unanimous wherever feasible. A less-than- ... Plaintiffsa#39; lawyers contend that a less than unanimous verdict encourages defense lawyers to focus on persuading one or two ... They also express the concern that requiring a unanimous verdict endows a single juror with the power to disrupt theanbsp;...