In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US)(jurado que decide si hay suficientes pruebas para procesar) jurado de acusación masculine
- After he turned down the plea bargain, a grand jury indicted Webb on fourth degree criminal contempt.
- Four grand juries examined the case without returning an indictment.
- There was talk of empaneling a grand jury to go over some of that evidence.
- He was indicted by a federal grand jury on illegal gun possession charges.
- A federal judge officially convenes both types of grand juries, though a prosecutor (someone from a U.S. Attorney's office) actually conducts the proceedings.
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