Department of Justice Materials on Prosecutors'
relationship with and use of Grand Juries.
U.S. Department of Justice, Grand Jury Manual,
The Manual is the Department of Justice’s
guide for prosecutors who are working with a grand jury.
It contains chapters on, among other things, Secrecy,
Presenting Evidence to the Grand Jury, Immunity, Indictments, Perjury
and Obstruction of Justice.
U.S. Attorney’s Manual, Title 9 - §
9.11.000 (“Grand Jury”), http://www.usdoj.gov/usao/eousa/foia_reading_room/usam/title9/11mcrm.htm
The U.S. Attorney’s Manual is the
basic resource for prosecutors working with grand juries.
It contains information on various topics.
Listed below is the table of contents for this section of the Manual.
Powers and Limitations of Grand Juries -- The Functions of a Grand
Power of a Grand Jury Limited by Its Function
Limitation on Naming Persons Unindicted Co-Conspirators
Limitation on Grand Jury Subpoenas
Fair Credit Reporting Act and Grand Jury Subpoenas
Grand Jury Subpoenas for Financial Records
Subpoenaing Targets of the Investigation
Advice of "Rights" of Grand Jury Witnesses
Requests by Subjects and Targets to Testify Before the Grand Jury
Notification of Targets
Advance Assertions of an Intention to Claim the Fifth Amendment
Privilege Against Compulsory Self-Incrimination
Notification to Targets when Target Status Ends
Limitation on Re-subpoenaing Contumacious Witnesses Before Successive
Motions to Dismiss Due to Illegally Obtained Evidence Before a Grand
Use of Hearsay in a Grand Jury Proceeding
Presentation of Exculpatory Evidence
Department of Justice Attorneys Authorized to Conduct Grand Jury
Non-Department of Justice Government Attorneys
Presence of an Interpreter
Disclosure of matters occurring before the grand jury to Department of
Justice attorneys and Assistant United States Attorneys
Guidelines for Handling Documents Obtained by the Grand Jury
Prior Department of Justice Approval Requirements Grand Jury Subpoenas
to Lawyers and Members of the News Media
Rule 6(e)(3)(C)(iv) Disclosure of Grand Jury Material to State and
Local Law Enforcement Officials
The Special Grand Jury -- 18 U.S.C. § 3331
Consultation With the Criminal Division About Reports