en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_jury

A grand jury is a jury – a group of citizens – empowered by law to conduct legal proceedings and investigate potential criminal conduct, and determine whether ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_juries_in_the_United_States

The United States is one of only two common law jurisdictions in the world, along with Liberia, that continues to use the grand jury to screen criminal indictments.

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-procedure/how-does-a-grand-jury-work.html

The grand jury plays an important role in the criminal process, but not one that involves a finding of guilt or punishment of a party. Learn about how a grand jury  ...

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-law-basics/difference-between-grand-jury-and-trial-jury.html

Although grand juries and trial juries are both made up of average people who were called for jury duty, they serve very different purposes. A grand jury ...

www.law.cornell.edu/wex/grand_jury

Grand Jury. A group of people selected to sit on a jury that decide whether to return an indictment. An indictment formally charges a person with committing a ...

www.msnbc.com/msnbc/6-your-questions-about-grand-juries-answered

Dec 5, 2014 ... Attorney and legal analyst Seema Iyer answers some frequently asked questions about grand juries.

www.britannica.com/topic/grand-jury

Grand jury, in Anglo-American law, a group that examines accusations against persons charged with crime and, if the evidence warrants, makes formal charges  ...

www.sanmateocourt.org/court_divisions/grand_jury/history.php

A Grand Jury derives its name from the fact that it usually has a greater number of jurors than a trial (petit) jury. One of the earliest concepts of Grand Juries dates ...

www.cnn.com/2019/01/15/politics/mueller-kilimnik-manafort/index.html

16 hours ago ... Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort spoke to a federal grand jury last fall about his communications with Konstantin Kilimnik, ...