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Federal Grand Juries
Federal Grand Jury - Bank of Nova Scotia v. US
— Read the US Supreme Court's decision that protects grand-jury indictments in instances of prosecutor misconduct. From FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - Butterworth v. Smith
— US Supreme Court 1990 decision examines First Amendment rights regarding disclosure of grand jury testimony. By FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - Costello v. US
— US Supreme Court decision interprets standards for permissibility of hearsay in grand-jury proceedings. Read the text as presented by FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - Court TV
— Features the text of Kenneth Starr's April 1997 motion to extend the grand jury in the investigation of President Clinton.
Federal Grand Jury - Fisher v. US
— US Supreme Court opinion holds that the Fifth Amendment's self-incrimination protections do not apply to the contents of subpoenaed documents.
Federal Grand Jury - Forepersons' Handbook
— Procedural guide is presented by US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.
Federal Grand Jury - Guide to Law and Practice
— Purchase a copy of Susan Brenner and Gregory Lockhart's essential practice guide. From West Group legal publishers.
Federal Grand Jury - Handbook for Jurors
— Features an overview of jury selection, procedure, secrecy, and protection of jurors. By US District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania.
Federal Grand Jury - How the Grand Jury Process Works
— Washington Post article by Toni Locy examines the function of federal grand juries, with an emphasis on Kenneth Starr's Clinton investigation.
Federal Grand Jury - Inner Workings of the Grand Jury
— ABC News article by A. Adam Glenn looks inside the grand jury convened to investigate President Clinton. With an overview of the jury process.
Federal Grand Jury - Media Ethics in Grand Jury Leaks
— Real News Page, by Jane Wardlow Prettyman, features the transcript of a February 1998 panel discussion in light of the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal.
Federal Grand Jury - Statutes
— Title 18 of the United States Code sets forth the guidelines for convening a grand jury. By Legal Information Institute.
Federal Grand Jury - United States Senate
— Features the text of Rule 6(e) of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, setting forth the guidelines of grand jury secrecy.
Federal Grand Jury - University of Dayton
— Susan Brenner and Greg Lockhart, authors of "Federal Grand Jury Practice," offer an introductory resource aimed at the lay person. With a FAQ.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Calandra
— FindLaw presents the US Supreme Court's 1974 opinion allowing the presentation of illegally obtained evidence in grand jury hearings.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Dionisio
— Discusses Fourth and Fifth Amendment rights as they apply to testimony before the grand jury. FindLaw presents the US Supreme Court decision.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Mandujano
— Examines the invalidity of so-called Miranda rights as applied to grand-jury testimony. US Supreme Court decision is presented by FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Mara
— US Supreme Court decision looks at grand-jury testimony from a search-and-seizure perspective. FindLaw offers text of the opinion.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. R. Enterprises
— US Supreme Court 1991 decision addresses the validity of, and burden of proof for, grand-jury subpoenas. By FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Sells Engineering
— Decision by the US Supreme Court regards the disclosure of federal grand-jury information, particularly for use in civil litigation. By FindLaw.
Federal Grand Jury - US v. Williams
— Peruse the 1992 US Supreme Court decision discussing the separation between the judiciary and the grand jury. By FindLaw.
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