Chelsea Manning’s Lawyers Demand Her Release

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams. -

Lawyers for Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning on Wednesday filed a motion for her release, saying her continued incarceration for refusing to testify before a federal grand jury is [...]

Chelsea Manning’s Resistance Is Aimed At Abolishing The Grand Jury Once And For All

By Kevin Gosztola, -

When Judge Anthony Trenga ordered Chelsea Manning back to jail for refusing to testify before the grand jury investigating WikiLeaks, he urged her to “reflect on the principles she says she’s [...]

Chelsea Manning Incarcerated For Refusing To Testify In Assange Grand Jury

By AngelFox for her blog. -

On Friday, March 3, 2019, Chelsea Manning was incarcerated for refusing to testify before a grand jury in Alexandria, VA investigating Julian Assange. She will stay in jail until she agrees to [...]

Mueller Impanels Trump Grand Jury And Issues Subpoenas

By Elizabeth Preza and David Ferguson, -

By Elizabeth Preza and David Ferguson for Raw Story - Special counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury to investigate Russia’s interference in the 2016 elections, the Wall Street Journal [...]

Tamir Rice: No Indictment Of Police Officers

By Cory Shaffer, -

By Cory Shaffer for the Cleveland Plain Dealer. A Cuyahoga County grand jury on Monday elected not to bring criminal charges against the two Cleveland police officers involved in last year's [...]

Brown Case: Judge Asked To Appoint Prosecutor, New Grand Jury

By Kevin Zeese, -

Under Missouri law, MO Rev Stat § 56.110, the presiding judge of the Circuit Court is empowered to “appoint some other attorney to prosecute” if the prosecuting attorney ‘be interested,’ (i.e. [...]

Black People’s Grand Jury Subpoenas Wilson, Nixon

By Tiffany Taylor and Denise Justice, -

Organizers for the Black People’s Grand Jury taking place Saturday and Sunday, Jan 3 and 4, 2015, have sent a subpoena to Officer Darren Wilson who killed 18-year-old, unarmed Michael Brown on [...]

Protests Break Out For Dontre Hamilton In Milwaukee

By Staff, -

Filled with frustration and resolve, a coalition of religious and civil rights leaders joined the family of Dontre Hamilton on Monday in demanding that a federal investigation into his fatal [...]

Ferguson: The Evils Of The Grand Jury System

By Lauren Regan, -

A grand jury is a secret tribunal where a citizen is forced to answer questions by a prosecutor, often against their will. They are not allowed to have an attorney in the grand jury room to [...]