re Grand Jury
- View SourceRemember 1776
I am not the brightest bulb in the sign but I percieve the
present make up of the grand jury system i e prosecutor lead, as
nothing more than a modified star chamber.
Given the fact that the prosecutor is a court officer,
state/county, usually elected official it is in his/her best interest
to act in his/her best interest whenever there is a controversial
issue at stake or to indict as many as possible to give the impression
of toughness thereby guaranteeing re-election or election to a
higher office. Prosecutore aree the 'johnny come lately' menmbers of
the judiciary. Under British common law and in the courts of
early America, prosecutors were not officials of the court.
Prosecutors have no place in grand jury proceedings. See the
present controversy in Texas. A good example of the 'good ole boy'
It is way past time for We the People to exercise our options
and muscle and re- take control of the institution from the