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Denial of Political Activists’ Access to Grand Jury Materials Upheld
Posted on 3 Apr 2018 by Gabriela Nolen

The Court of Appeals of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District, Cuyahoga County recently upheld a trial court decision denying the petitions of political activists (PAs) for release of selected portions of transcripts and exhibits from a grand jury proceeding... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court: Employee Speech Before Grand Jury Is Protected
Posted on 20 Jun 2014 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) An employee’s testimony before a federal grand jury was protected under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution because he spoke as a citizen on a matter of public concern, not pursuant to his job responsibilities... Read More