March 26, 2015
Grand Jury Makes for Most Treacherous Witness Environment
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
The challenge of being or preparing a grand jury witness can be far more complex than most other witness situations. The power of the grand jury, its secrecy, the varying roles of counsel and other factors all contribute to a dangerous environment. Worse yet, the rules and procedures surrounding the grand jury may vary significantly from one jurisdiction to another. It is a very specialized type of proceeding.