by printed by Robert Barker, printer to the Kings most excellent Majesty: and by the assignes of John Bill in York .
Written in English
|Genre||Early works to 1800|
|Series||Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 2095:6|
|Contributions||England and Wales. Sovereign (1625-1649 : Charles I).|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 8 p|
The presentment and articles proposed by the grand jury of the county of York: and the declaration of the nobility, grand jury and gentry of the said county: at the assises assembled in August, With His Majesties answer thereunto. The presentment and articles proposed by the grand jury of the county of York and the declaration of the nobility, grand jury and gentry of the said county: at the assises assembled in August, With His Majesties answer thereunto. A presentment is a written accusation by a grand jury made on its own motion charging a person with one or more criminal offenses. It does not institute criminal proceedings, but obligates the district attorney to investigate the factual background of each. Term of Service. Your jury summons states whether you have been summoned as a grand juror or as a trial juror. Length of service for a grand juror can vary from two weeks to a month or more. Where the term of service lasts for a month or more, grand jurors usually sit for one or two days per Size: KB.
Before being dismissed by Judge Martine, in Part I. of the Court of General Sessions yesterday, the Grand Jury handed up a presentment in regard to excise cases. The foreman then handed to the court the following presentment: The Grand Jury in concluding their duties feel it obligatory upon them in their relation to the court and the people, to present their profound conviction that the main source of vice and crime, and one of the principal causes of taxation in this county. Handbook for Federal Grand Jurors. with him, the Crown presented to the grand jury a proposed bill of indictment for high treason and recommended that it be voted and returned. After crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury” Moreover, the grand jury system. petit) jury and the grand jury are selected at random from the master jury list. For grand jury service nine names are selected at random from the master jury list in the first session of criminal superior court for the county after each January 1 and July 1. These nine join another nine members v, the grand jury 2File Size: KB.
constituency as the petit jury is chosen In most jurisdictions, prospective grand. jurors are chosen from a standard list (usually a voter registration list) that represents. a cross-section of the community Because grand jurors sit for longer terms than. 37Wood v. Georgia, U.S. , (). The first department shall consist of the county of New York; the others shall be bounded by county lines, and be compact and equal in population as nearly as may be. Once every ten years the Legislature may alter the judicial departments, but without increasing the number Size: KB. the grand jury but use it principally as a body of middle and upper-class citi-zens-selected by the judges in each county-who look into and write re-ports about county government. In California, fewer than ten percent of felony cases begin with a grand jury indictment. The grand jury performs its historic. BILLS OF INCICTMENT AGAINST TWO MURDERERS. The Grand Inquest of Hudson County, which has been in session since Tuesday last, came into Court yesterday and presented bills of indictment against 18 persons, for murder, felonious assaults, burglaries and other crimes.