Jeanine Pirro, Host
You the Jury premieres tonight at 9 p.m. Eastern. The show is the latest reality series on Fox, with a twist. It features high-profile cases being tried by celebrity attorneys, and the audience votes on the outcome. Participants have signed contracts agreeing to let the results of the vote be binding on their case. Tonight's case is looking into Robyn Gardner, who went missing in 2011 while traveling with Gary Giordano.
Jeanine Pirro is the host of Justice with Judge Jeanine
on Fox News Channel and the host of You the Jury
. She was the host of a syndicated weekday court show for which she won an Emmy Award. As a young prosecutor in Westchester County, she was the first female to prosecute a murder case and in 1978, she started the nation’s first domestic violence unit in a prosecutors’ office. She was appointed by three governors to help draft legislation on behalf of crime victims and chaired a Commission investigating New York fatalities. The Independent Fund for Modern Courts rated her the No. 1 Judge. In 1994, Judge Pirro became the first female district attorney in Westchester County, where she she created programs including an internet pedophile sting operation, as well as environmental and hate crimes units.
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