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Yes!

It's called "Jury nullification"

Jury nullification occurs when juries acquit criminal defendants who are technically guilty, but who do not deserve punishment. It occurs in a trial when a jury reaches a verdict contrary to the judge's instructions
as to the law.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jury_nullification

Just one example, so please, do your own research!

When Fascism goes to sleep, it checks under the bed for Ron Paul!