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NCJ Number: 120253 Find in a Library
Title: North Carolina Handbook for Grand Jurors
Author(s): J C Drennan
Corporate Author: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Government
United States of America
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 24
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts
Raleigh, NC 27602
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Government
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-5381
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United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This manual is intended to give grand jurors in North Carolina an overview of the general nature and importance of their role and to provide suggestions that will help them perform grand jury service.
Abstract: The text explains the origin and history of the grand jury, its selection and term of service, the appointment and duties of the foreman, and the jury's function. It also explains procedures related to hearing witnesses, passing on bills of indictment, and investigative grand juries. Appended sample indictment form, sample oaths, and jail inspection checklist are included.
Main Term(s): Grand juries
Index Term(s): Investigative powers; North Carolina
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