Frequently Asked Questions About the Grand Jury System


Subject:
Judicial Process , Juries

Description:
This FAQ about the federal grand jury system covers the purposes of the grand jury, typical term, selection of jurors, reasons for secrecy of grand jury proceedings, and specifics of the proceedings, such as witness consultation with a lawyer, immunity, and contempt of court. From the American Bar Association (ABA).

Publisher:
American Bar Association (ABA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.abanet.org/media/faqjury.html


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