In recent months, state grand juries (and their decisions) have been front and center in the news. Additionally, the use of grand juries is becoming more prevalent in many jurisdictions across the United States, including the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. With the increased use of this powerful (and secretive) tool, it is more important than ever to understand grand jury practice and important privilege and evidentiary issues that can arise. Explore what you need to know about grand jury practice in Pennsylvania and gain sample forms that will prove to be invaluable to your practice.
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