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Archive for April 2nd, 2012

This Just In: Federal Grand Jury Practice and Procedure

This fifth edition of Federal Grand Jury Practice and Procedure, written by Paul S. Diamond, a judge on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, is a thorough treatment of the topic. It covers:

  • Workings of the grand jury
  • Indictment and report
  • Conducting the investigation
  • Contempt
  • Constitutional privileges
  • Common law and statutory privileges
  • Subject-target and immunity procedures
  • Prosecutorial¬† misconduct
  • Grand jury secrecy
  • Obstruction of justice before the grand jury
  • Perjury before the grand jury

Our copy is currently on our new arrivals display as you walk in the library. [KF9642 .D53 2012]