I-6. Trial by jury.

The right of trial by jury shall remain inviolate, but the Legislature may authorize trial by a jury of a less number than twelve in courts inferior to the District Court, and may by general law authorize a verdict in civil cases in any court by not less than five-sixths of the jury.

Source:Neb. Const. art. I, sec. 6 (1875); Amended 1920, Constitutional Convention, 1919-1920, No. 1.