Tag: Grand Jury

A Meditation On Independence Day

We all like the Fourth of July; most of us want it to mean something beyond cookouts and fireworks.  When my children were little, I...

Barry Bonds, Ramblin’ Man

The federal appeals court in San Francisco recently reversed baseball player Barry Bonds’s conviction for obstruction of justice. The criminal charge and conviction arose out of...

Representing Witnesses Before The Grand Jury

For businesses and their officers, directors and employees, the grand jury is an increasingly visible complement to the threat of civil litigation and administrative sanction. ...

Of Grand Juries and Ham Sandwiches

It is true: having long ago become unmoored from its origins as a shield between Crown and subject, a grand jury can indict a ham...

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This is a blog about business crime. We post stories about news, cases, judicial opinions, practical tips and scholarly work regarding white-collar criminal and civil...