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Professor Trachtenberg to Publish Article on Grand Juries

September 22nd, 2015

Prof. Ben Trachtenberg

Associate Professor of Law Ben Trachtenberg recently posted his essay “No, You ‘Stand Up’: Why Prosecutors Should Stop Hiding Behind Grand Juries” to the Social Science Research Network. The essay will also be published in a forthcoming Missouri Law Review issue focused on events in Ferguson, Mo.

According to the article’s abstract, “The essay argues that prosecutors should not allow grand juries to consider indicting defendants whom the prosecutors themselves believe should not be indicted.”

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